Sean Mahon

Garden City, N.Y.

High School:
Chaminade '11


High school honors:
All-League (2010, 2011) Under Armour All-American (2011); NSCHSAA Midfielder of the Year (2011)

Other high school sports:

Visited any foreign countries?
Ireland, Canada

Favorite lacrosse player:
Max Seibald

Best advice received from a coach:
"Treat the ball like it is worth a million dollars."

What are your strengths as a player?

Shooting, dodging and ground balls.

What's the most important part of your preparation ... for a game? For a season?
Nutrition, staying light and stick work. It's important to make sure you're comfortable with your stick and ready to go as soon as the season starts.

What's one game-day ritual you have?
Listening to the game of thrones intro song in the locker room before the game

What one thing do you wish you knew before you knew it as a lacrosse player?
Don't change your game too much, learn the fundamentals and stick with them.

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