posted 02.17.2012 at 9.37 a.m. by Matt DaSilva

Richie Meade LI Hall of Fame Induction Video

Former Navy and current U.S. men's national team coach Richie Meade was among 10 inductees to the Long Island Metropolitan Lacrosse Hall of Fame last Saturday. "I've been brought up here on the backs and shoulders of some great men," he said.

The 2011 Hall of Fame inductees also included Greg Cattrano, John Gagliardi, Scott Craig, Tom Martello, Jim McIntee, Blake Miller, Tracy Weiner Provenz, Sabrina Gallagher Roszko and Artie Seekamp.

Here's a video of Meade's acceptance speech at the Huntington Hilton Hotel in Melville, N.Y.