Behind The Code...High School Lacrosse Player, Callan Cress

Name: Callan Cress

Nickname: Norton Jr.

High School: Exeter Senior HS (Pennsylvania)

Class: 2016

Club Team: 380 Lacrosse 

Position: LSM

What Aspects Of Your Game Are You Working On To Improve?

I\’m working on improving my speed and passing ability.

What Makes You Unique?

I motivate and push myself and my teammates

What Can You Offer A Program Others Cannot?

I can offer dedication, honesty, and willingness to listen to coaches without arguing.

Do You See Yourself As A Leader?

I see myself as a leader because I\’m always trying to push everyone to their fullest potential.

What Are Your Strengths As A Player?

My strengths are my ability to adapt to different situations.

Who Are Your Role Models?

My role model is my teammate Jackson. He\’s put more work and dedication to our high school program than anyone else that I want to be as great a player as him.

What Is The Best Part Of The Game of Lacrosse?  What Do You Enjoy Most About The Sport?

The best part is being part of a hardworking team knowing we all encourage and inspire each other.

What Is Something You Have Learned During Your High School Athletic Career?

Listen to your coaches because they only want to make you a better person and athlete.

What Advice Would You Pass On To Other Athletes That Want To Play At The Next Level?

Keep your grades good because you\’ll be forgotten if you miss games, and colleges won\’t even look at you. And stay calm even if you make mistakes, every game is a learning experience.

What Would Your Teammates Say About You? 

I\’m hardworking and dedicated. I learn from my mistakes and become a better player.

What Was The Biggest Obstacle You Overcame in Sports? 

My strength going against taller and stronger kids.