SAINT LOUIS SAMURAI SELECT LACROSSE: Success Stories

SAMURAI SAMURAI ALUMNI TERRY ELLIS 1ST PLAYER DRAFTED FROM ST. LOUIS TO PROFESSIONAL MLL
Terry

  Samurai is proud to be the first of many things in St. Louis. We are the first select program in St. Louis. We are the first to produce a NCAA Division I Captain from St. Louis. We are the first to produce a local player to compete on a National Lacrosse Team. And now we have taken it to another level with producing the first Professional Lacrosse Player. 

Terry Ellis, Clayton HS 2009 Graduate and Samurai Alumni, has an impressive resume. Terry was a First Team All American in St. Louis. Terry went on to play NCAA Division I ball at the University of Denver. Terry worked hard to earn a starting position as a defensive midfielder and man-down specialist in 2012 and 2013. Terry had multiple appearances on ESPN playing against top NCAA Division I Teams.  

For more information about Terry's success and his new role in the MLL click on the link below 

-  http://m.denverpioneers.com/mobile/ViewArticle.dbml?atclid=209369467&DB_MENU_ID&SPSID&SPID&DB_OEM_ID=18600


 



SAMURAI ALUMNI MIKE GROSZ SELECTED TO COMPETE IN 2014 WORLD'S GAME WITH TEAM ISRAEL
GROSZ

 


Mike Grosz is a face-off specialist from Parkway West and Samurai Lacrosse Program. Mike went on to play NCAA Division I ball at Robert Morris University (RMU). Grosz is RMU’s all-time leader in both ground balls (257) and ground balls per game (5.04) and won over 500 face-offs in his four years on the field. He holds three of the top four marks for single-season ground balls, including the record of 113 that he set in his senior season, and each of the top three marks in single-season faceoff wins. His name appears in eight of the top nine single-game highs for groundballs at Robert Morris and won a school-record 28 face-offs in a single game in the 2012 home opener against Colgate. He earned All-Northeast Conference (NEC) honors as a specialist in his senior season and contributed four goals and four assists in 51 career games. This past summer he was part of the Israel men's national lacrosse team competing in over a dozen games while representing the Middle Eastern nation. And has now been named to the 2014 World Team to compete in Denver with Team Israel. Mike is also the Assistant Coach At Kean University in Union NJ.




SAMURAI ALUMNI IN COLLEGE (DOES NOT INCLUDE ALL)
alumni group
Andy Boyd Army *Captain 

Terry Ellis University of Denver

Sam Hurster Brown University *Captain

Andrew Mower Lehigh

Tyler Jarvis Manhatten College *Captain

Mike Grosz Robert Morris

Sean Meagher Robert Morris

Tyler Eidel Manhatten College

Kevin Eskridge Mars Hill College

Matt Bierman Florida Southern

Phil McFarland Marquette

Jared Crowley College of Mount St. Joseph

Cameron Milestone Hendrix College 

Don Geders Hendrix College

Brookes Potter Lynchburg College

Zach Thomas College of Mount St. Joseph

Paul Pashcke Oberlin 

 Thomas Deane Ohio Wesleyan University

Nick Striler Ohio Weslyan University

Andrew Pea Otterbein College

Anthony Paschke Rochester Institute of Technology

Pat Robb Trine University

Jeffrey Dombek Trine University

Levi Kirkland Tufts

Andy Kihn Lindenwood University *Captain 

Matt Schenk Lindenwood University *Captain 

Andrew Szczepan Lindenwood University

Mike Yanko Lindenwood University 



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