John LoCascio (born November 25, 1991 in Paterson, New Jersey) is a lacrosse player for the Dallas Rattlers in Major League Lacrosse.

John LoCascio
Born (1991-11-25) November 25, 1991 (age 27)
Paterson, New Jersey
NationalityAmerican
Height5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight190 pounds (86 kg)
PositionDefense
MLL teamDallas Rattlers
NCAA teamVillanova Wildcats
Career highlights
  • Big East Defensive Player of the Year (2013, 2014)
  • First Team All Big East (2013, 2014)
  • Big East Championship All-Tournament team (2013, 2014)

A native of Fairfield Township, Essex County, New Jersey, LoCascio attended West Essex High School.[1]

Professional MLL careerEdit

LoCascio was selected with the 26th pick of the 2014 Major League Lacrosse Collegiate Draft by the Rochester Rattlers.[2] In his rookie season LoCascio appeared in 11 games and managed to gain 3 points and 44 ground balls. In his second season of play, LoCascio played in 15 games managing to obtain 6 points and 69 ground balls.[3]

LoCascio went with the team in its move to Dallas, Texas in 2018. He played in 4 games getting 1 goal and 1 assist with 11 ground balls. [4]

Prep and college careerEdit

At Villanova, LoCascio played as a long-stick midfielder where he appeared in 61 games and gathered 28 points.[1]

NCAA StatisticsEdit

    Regular Season
Season Team GP G A Pts
2011 Villanova 16 0 0 0
2012 Villanova 15 1 1 2
2013 Villanova 14 2 6 8
2014 Villanova 16 5 13 18
College Totals 61 8 20 28

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