Colgate Welcomes 15 Lacrosse Recruits in the Class of 2016

Coach Murphy will also be adding more depth with 10 other newcomers.

Kevin Adams joins Colgate after playing lacrosse at Cheshire High School, where he won the Class L State title in 2010 and was a two-time all-state selection. He recorded 181 career points and earned All-American honors as a senior captain in 2012.

Andrew Aicher comes to Hamilton from Ward Melville High School on Long Island. He was an all-county selection and an Academic All-American. He captained the lacrosse team as a senior and the football team as well.

John Baker played lacrosse at Brunswick School and was a Western New England Prep School All-Division First Team selection in 2012. He earned his team's most valuable defenseman award.

Eric Foote spent last year at The Hill School for a post-graduate year and had 23 goals and 20 assists and was a Mid-Athletics Prep All-League First Team selection. Prior to The Hill School, he played at Greenwich High School and tallied 53 goals and 24 assists and helped his team win the 2010 Fairfield County Interscholastic Ahletic Conference.

Jordan Friedman comes to Colgate from Kent Denver, where he was named first team all-state and helped Kent Denver to the state finals in 2011. He posted three goals and four assists as a senior and ended his career with six goals and 10 helpers.

Augie Houghton joins the Raiders from Montgomery Bell Academy in Nashville, where he was first team all-state as a senior. He was unanimous All-American last year and had 168 career ground balls and earned the team's most valuable defensive player award in 2012.

Chandler Millstone played lacrosse at Ladue Watkins High School and won the 2012 Missouri DII State Championship as an all-state selection. He won 77 percent of his faceoffs as a senior and scored 41 goals and 17 assists in 12 games. Millstone was a two-time all-conference honoree and was named team MVP twice.

Connor Murphy was a two-time Skyland Conference and Somerset County Champion at Bridgewater-Raritan High School. He helped win the New Jersey State Group 4 Championship and Tournament of Champions twice. He was a long-stick midfielder and defenseman for the fourth-ranked team in the nation, according to ESPN and went 21-0 in 2012.

Tyler Rigo comes to Colgate after scoring 109 goals and adding 45 assists in his career at East Islip High School on Long Island. He was a three-time member of the Long Island Lacrosse Showcase Suffolk County Team. He was named all-county in 2012 after recording 34 goals and 18 assists as a team captain.

Amir Saboorian joins the team from St. Mark's School of Texas in the Southwest Preparatory Conference, where he was an all-district player in 2012. He was an honorable mention honoree as a junior and team captain last year.

The Raiders will take part in the sixth annual HEADstrong tournament in Ridley, Pa., on Oct 6.

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