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Breschi Scholarship

Honoring the life and memory of Michael Breschi, son of UNC men’s head coach Joe Breschi

USA Lacrosse is proud to support the Michael Breschi Scholarship, which is awarded annually to two graduating high school seniors who plan to attend college and are the son or daughter of an active lacrosse coach or official. The parent or guardian can be either a male or female coach or official in youth, high school, or college and should be a full-time employee of an educational institution. The scholarship was established in 2007 to honor Michael’s memory following a fatal accident.

How to apply

Complete the online application form and include the required supporting documents: 
1. High school transcript 
2. Resume, 
3. Personal statement, and 
4. Letters of recommendation  
The deadline for submission of all materials is July 15.

Start the Process 

The Details

This is a one-time scholarship award of $2,500 for each of two recipients. An amount of $2,500 will be issued to the scholarship winner’s college/university after the transcript of the first semester/quarter has been received by USA Lacrosse. Scholarship winners are responsible for checking with their college or university to verify that acceptance of this scholarship meets all institutional regulations, particularly with regards to financial aid packages. If the recipient is a scholarship-athlete, the scholarship must meet all NCAA regulations as they pertain to that institution and the student-athlete. 

previous winners

Thomes Hansen -- Park Center (Minn.) High School
Natalie Oyler -- Mountain View (Idaho) High School

Adelaine Hollander -- Conifer (Colo.) High School 
Trae Ika -- Loomis Chaffee (Conn.) School 

Courtney Medwin -- American Heritage (Fla.) School 
Jacqueline Wolford -- Worthington Kilbourne (Ohio) High School 

Molly Olney -- Bishop Blanchet (Wash.) High School 
Audra Tosone -- Walpole (Mass.) High School 

Meghan O’Connor -- Ipswich (Mass.) High School 
Rett Waggoner -- Auburn (Ala.) High School 

Eve Calabria -- Sachem North (N.Y.) High School   
Austin Hudson -- Gilman School (Md.) 

Emma Chorney -- Harrison (Ga.) High School   
Allison Geiger -- Haverford (Pa.) High School  

Larsen Bidstrup -- Governor’s Academy (Mass.)  
William Hudson -- Westminster (Ga.) School 

Madison O'Leary -- Oak Hall (Fla.) School  
Morgan Bayreuther -- Holderness (N.H.) School 

Cameron Lynch -- Glasgow (Ky.) High School  
Conor Resch -- La Salle College (Pa.) High School 

Madalyn Blakeman -- St. Edward's (Fla.) School  
Allyson Heavens -- Garnet Valley (Pa.) High School 

Zachary Alexander -- Estrella Foothills (Ariz.) High School  
Maria Luongo -- Algonquin Regional (Mass.) High School 

Chapin Speidel -- Sait Anne's-Belfield (Va.) School  
Alexis Stephan -- Ethel Walker (Conn.) School 

Emily Evans -- Greensburg (Pa.) Central Catholic High School  
Madison Poplawski -- Springfield (Pa.) High School 

Liam Elberty -- Woodstock Union (Vt.) High School  
William Merritt -- Sandy Spring Friends (Md.) High School 

Greg Barron -- Branford (Conn.) High School