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MLAX at TOW
Loyola men's lacrosse defeated Fairfield, 13-7, on Saturday afternoon.
2013 (Freshman): Named to the ECAC All-Rookie Team... Played in 11 games on the Greyhounds' close defense and man-down unit... Made his collegiate debut at Delaware (2/16).
High School: Attended Salesianum High School in Wilmington, Del., where he was a USLacrosse All-American as a senior in 2012... Helped the Sals win the 2012 Delaware state title... Participated in the Champion All-American Showcase with current Loyola classmate Joe Baker... Also participated in the Warrior 40... Earned All-Delaware First Team following his senior year when he was named Salesianum's Defensive Player of the Year... Named to Inside Lacrosse's Top 100 Power Freshman list, as well as the publication's Top 40 freshman defenders... Earned a spot on ESPN's list of the top-25 defenders in high school. Played club for HEADstrong Elite and also SoCo Lacrosse... Was a team captain for HEADstrong and helped the team win the 2011 King of the Hill Championship... Also played ice hockey and lettered as a freshman... Named to Salesianum's honor roll.
Personal: Justin Nicholas Verratti... Son of Michele and Nick Verratti... Has a younger brother, Jared... His father was a four-year letterman in football at Lebanon Valley College.