Ned Crotty

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Ned Crotty
Born (1986-09-26) September 26, 1986 (age 32)
New Vernon, New Jersey
NationalityUnited States
Height6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
ShootsLeft
PositionAttack
NLL draft11th overall, 2010
Colorado Mammoth
NLL team
Former teams
Philadelphia Wings
Colorado Mammoth
MLL teamsNew York Lizards
Rochester Rattlers
PLL teamChrome LC
NCAA teamDuke University

Ned Crotty (born September 26, 1986) is an American professional lacrosse player with the Chrome Lacrosse Club of the Premier Lacrosse League. He formerly played for the Dallas Rattlers of Major League Lacrosse, and played for the NCAA Division I college lacrosse team at Duke University, he also played indoor lacrosse for the Philadelphia Wings of the National Lacrosse League. Crotty signed to be a part of the Premier Lacrosse League in 2018.[1]

He currently works for LeagueApps as Director of Enterprise Sales - Lacrosse.[2]

Early years[edit]

Crotty attended and played lacrosse at the Delbarton School in New Jersey, graduating in 2005 and winning the state's lacrosse Tournament of Champions in each of his four years on the team, he also played varsity hockey, as well as lacrosse, earning NJ Player of the Year by The Star-Ledger, making him the only student-athlete to earn recognition in two different sports in a single year.[3]

College career[edit]

Crotty entered the 2010 season ranked seventh in career assists (84) and 17th in career points (153) at Duke. Crotty was an All American and won the Tewaaraton Trophy for most outstanding college lacrosse player in 2010. On May 31, 2010, Ned and the Duke Lacrosse team won their first ever Division I NCAA Men's Lacrosse Championship, he and teammate Max Quinzani were a scoring duo at Duke for two years following the departure of Matt Danowski and Zack Greer. Crotty is considered to be the best passer in Duke lacrosse history, posting 63 assists in a single season, a Duke University record.

Professional career[edit]

He was the 1st overall pick in 2010 MLL Draft by the New York Lizards, he most recently played with the Dallas Rattlers.

He previously played for the Philadelphia Wings and the Colorado Mammoths of the NLL.

He joined Paul Rabil’s PLL for its inaugural season in 2019 as a member of the Chrome Lacrosse Club.

Statistics[edit]

NLL[edit]

    Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team GP G A Pts LB PIM GP G A Pts LB PIM
2011 Colorado 8 1 3 4 16 4 -- -- -- -- -- --
NLL Totals 8 1 3 4 16 4 0 0 0 0 0 0

Duke University[edit]

     
Season GP G A Pts PPG
2010 20 23 63 86 4.1
2009 19 23 55 78 4.3
2008 20 17 18 35 --
2007 20 25 9 34 --
2006 8 4 3 7 --
Totals 87 92 148 240 --

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Premier Lacrosse League".
  2. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20121105200456/http://www.houseofsportsny.com/Lacrosse/Staff.html. Archived from the original on 5 November 2012. Retrieved 3 April 2013. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help); Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. ^ Orlando, Chris. "Former Delbarton standout Ned Crotty nets ESPN's Top Play of the Day", The Star-Ledger, May 13, 2012. Accessed December 1, 2017. "Crotty, who is the only Star-Ledger athlete to be named Player of the Year in two sports during the same school year, was named one of the top 10 boys athletes of the 2000s by The Star-Ledger.... At Delbarton, Crotty helped the Morristown school to four straight finishes atop The Star-Ledger Top 20, the last two coming in 2004 and '05 when Delbarton won the Tournament of Champions crown."

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Preceded by
Max Seibald
Tewaaraton Trophy
2010
Succeeded by
Steele Stanwick