Pat McCabe, inducted as a truly great player, was a two-time member of the U.S. team (1998, 2006) and was one of the game’s dominant defensemen. He was a three-time All-American at Syracuse, earning first team honors in 1989 and 1990, and helped the Orange to three straight national championships. In 1990, he received the Schmeisser Award as the nation’s outstanding defenseman.
McCabe spent nearly a decade playing club lacrosse and was the United States Club Lacrosse Association Player of the Year in 1996. On the professional level, he was a two-time all-pro with the New York Saints in the National Lacrosse League and he helped Long Island to Major League Lacrosse championships in 2001 and 2003. He has been inducted into the US Lacrosse Long Island Metro Chapter Hall of Fame.