The COVID-19 pandemic, as we all know, cut high school sports out last spring. The lost season meant a talented Seton Hall Prep team didn’t get to challenge for a championship in 2020.
But 2021 is here and with the new season comes high rankings and high expectations for the Pirates. The Prep open the year as a consensus Top 25 nationally ranked team, per US Lacrosse Magazine and Inside Lacrosse. Seniors Max Merlinger, Jack Dunleavy and Quinn Moore – along with talented junior attackman Matt Wrede – will do their best to push their team deep into the postseason.
JSZ’s Jay Cook has the story from West Orange: