Anton Community Newspapers  •  132 East 2nd Street  •  Mineola, NY 11501  •  Phone: 516-747-8282  •  FAX: 516-742-5867
Attention: open in a new window. PDFPrintE-mail

Inside Lacrosse Magazine Names Gagliardi to ‘Team of the Decade’

Maverik Lacrosse is proud to announce that its founder and President John Gagliardi (Johns Hopkins University ‘97—Defense), co-founder and Marketing Director Jay Jalbert (University of Virginia ‘00—Midfielder), Director of Operations and partner Kyle Sweeney (Georgetown ‘03 — Longstick Midfield) and legendary Johns Hopkins midfielder and Maverik soldier Paul Rabil (Johns Hopkins University ‘08) have all been named to Inside Lacrosse magazine’s “Team of the Decade,” as detailed in the December ‘09 issue.

Inside Lacrosse magazine explained the “Team of the Decade” as, “the greatest hypothetical team ever assembled.” Criteria for inclusion on Inside Lacrosse magazine’s “Team of the Decade” was based on a combination of subjective and objective criteria and voted upon by the staff and contributors to Inside Lacrosse magazine. The voters considered each player on field performance and what each player meant to the fans of lacrosse over the last 10 years.

“Any time your name is mentioned next to some of the greatest players ever it makes you feel good,” said John Gagliardi. “I am just honored to be named to this team.”

Maverik Lacrosse LLC (www.-maveriklacrosse.com ) founded in 2005 by John Gagliardi, Team USA Player and All-World Defenseman and Jay Jalbert, All-World Midfielder, is a lacrosse equipment manufacturer whose products are designed and developed by the world’s top lacrosse players for lacrosse players. Team Maverik creates, tests, plays, develops and delivers innovative products that perform and exceed the professional demands of its founders. Maverik’s headquarters are based in Long Island City, NY.