Pettit Leaves His Legacy at Rutgers Prep

Jersey Sports Zone TV profiled the unique two-sport success of Rutgers Prep’s Ryan Pettit. Watch our story on the Division I basketball player who played his last game in lacrosse


Ryan Pettit is set to begin his Division I basketball career at Lafayette College but before he put his entire focus on hoops, Pettit closed out his high school lacrosse career at Rutgers Prep with a state title. Pettit had 47 goals and 50 assists for the Argonauts in his secondary sport and finished his three-year lacrosse career with 198 career points. On the basketball court, Pettit was named to JSZ’s All-Zone team after leading the Argonauts to a sectional title and filling up the stat sheet with over 12 points, 5 rebounds, and 5 assists per game. But as we found out in our JSZ-TV feature, Pettit brought a whole lot more than statistics to two championship teams:

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