05/10/2018 1:36 PM
Team 91 NJ and Red and Black Lacrosse Join Forces!
May 10, 2018
Red and Black Elite and Team 91 NJ are pleased to announce our forthcoming merger which will take effect on March 20, 2018 to create Team 91 NJ West.
Red and Black Elite is known for being one of the best coached and successful developmental lacrosse club programs in Western New Jersey. RBE is based in and around Hunterdon Central Regional High School, providing excellent coaching and instruction to all players in this area. Not only does RBE player experience elite instruction, they are also taught the importance of playing together and as a team. Team 91 NJ West will have the opportunity to join the existing family of competitive club lacrosse teams located in NJ, LI-NY, WC-NY, MD, FL, TX, NC & CA. Team 91 NJ West will immediately enjoy the benefits of Team 91 including top tier training camps and clinics in both box and field as well as access to top tier tournaments and showcases.
RBE Director Mike Vergalito, has been the Hunterdon Central Regional High School Head Lacrosse Coach for over 14 years now and he’s also the Assistant Football Coach. As Head Lacrosse Coach for Hunterdon Central, Vergalito has won 3 NJSIAA State Championships, 6 County Titles, 4 Conference Championships and he has received two Coach of the Year Honors. Along with the many accolades he has been awarded, Vergalito was appointed the President of the New Jersey HS Lacrosse Coaches Association from 2014 - 2017. Team 91 New Jersey is enthralled to have Mike Vergalito join our family as Director of Team 91 New Jersey West.
In addition to Coach Vergalito, the dedicated coaching staff from Hunterdon Central’s lacrosse program and RBE, will continue to be a part of dynamic coaching and training in Western NJ.
Here’s what people are saying about Team 91 NJ and Red and Black Elite:
“It has been a pleasure to have had the Red and Black Lacrosse program be a part of our community for the past 10 years, and I am excited to move forward and merge with Team 91 NJ West. This is a great opportunity for our community and for lacrosse in our area. I am excited to take this next step and I am grateful for the opportunity to be the Director of Team 91 NJ West. It is an exciting time, and I believe we will have an excellent program with excellent coaches. I am very excited to be a part of Team 91 NJ West!”
“We are extremely excited to be working with Coach Vergalito. Coach Verg has developed one of the most consistently successful high school programs in the state of NJ. His dedication and passion for growing the game of lacrosse in Hunterdon County is unmatched. Under the direction of Coach Verg, we will offer lacrosse players with the best training, development, leagues, teams and more. We will all benefit from working closely with Coach Verg.”
Marc Moreau-Dynamic Sports of NJ