Greg Danseglio

Islip Terrace, N.Y.

High School:
St. Anthony's '11


High school honors:
CHSAA Defensemen of the Year (2010), US Lacrosse Academic All-American (2011), team captain (2011), CHSAA state champion (2009, 2010, 2011)

Visited any foreign countries?
Mexico, Dominican Republic, Panama, Costa Rica, Bahamas

Favorite lacrosse player:
Joel White

Best advice received from a coach:
"It is amazing what you can accomplish when nobody cares who gets the credit."

What are your strengths as a player?

Understanding the game and concept of a team defense.

What should every player at your position know?
Work within a defensive system and be able to handle the ball in transition.

What's one game-day ritual you have?
I usually go in the hot tub to warm up a couple hours before the game.

What's one tip you have for young lacrosse players?
Focus on one aspect of your game each practice and perfect it.

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