Paul Rabil and Paul Carcaterra Headline New Lacrosse Show on SiriusXM
Debuts April 15 on SiriusXM College Sports Nation, channel 91
Only national radio show dedicated to lacrosse will air year round, offering
expert analysis of the game, recruiting, training, equipment and more
NEW YORK, April 14, 2014
NEW YORK, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --SiriusXM announced today that former
All-American college lacrosse stars Paul Rabil and Paul Carcaterra will host a
new weekly show exclusively on SiriusXM College Sports Nation, channel 91.
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The Lacrosse Show with Paul Rabil and Paul Carcaterra will debut April 15
(7:00-8:00 pm ET) and air Tuesdays throughout the year, giving lacrosse fans a
regular weekly source for the latest news and analysis of the game. Rabil,
one of the world's best players, and Carcaterra, a former Syracuse star turned
broadcaster, will take calls from lacrosse fans around the country and discuss
the game's headline stories, training, recruiting news, equipment and more.
Over the next several weeks Rabil and Carcaterra will examine the country's
best teams leading up to and during the 2014 NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse
Championship, which begins May 7.
"As the sport continues to grow in popularity around the U.S., The Lacrosse
Show will be an excellent source of news and information on the game led by
two experts, in Paul Rabil and Paul Carcaterra, who know the sport inside and
out," said Scott Greenstein, SiriusXM's President and Chief Content Officer.
"Moreover, this show will serve as a year round forum for players of all ages,
as well as parents and coaches, who can call in to discuss topics that are
important to them – from training techniques to recruiting to the best
"I'm really looking forward to partnering with SiriusXM and heralded lacrosse
analyst Paul Carcaterra to create the loudest vocal platform in lacrosse,"
said Rabil. "I'm confident that this won't be your typical 'sports' show.
With our interests far beyond lacrosse, not only will we dissect the sport,
but we'll talk about our business and lifestyle interests as well."
"I am thrilled to have the opportunity to co-host a weekly lacrosse show on
SiriusXM with Paul Rabil," said Carcaterra. "I have always had a great
relationship with him and have a tremendous amount of respect for what he does
on and off the field. Paul is an avid sports fan who has a strong grasp on the
culture of sports from a player and fan standpoint. I am looking forward to
exploring many different topics related to the game and making this show truly
organic and interactive for all listeners."
Paul Rabil is one of the most accomplished lacrosse players in the history of
the sport. He attended lacrosse powerhouse DeMatha Catholic High School where
he was named a two-time All-American and the Washington Post's Player of the
Year. He then went on to have an extraordinary career at Johns Hopkins
University, a perennial national title contender. Rabil was recognized as an
All-American all four years at Johns Hopkins and was a key contributor for the
Blue Jays' 2005 and 2007 NCAA Championship-winning teams, as well as for the
2008 team that finished as runner-up. Rabil was awarded the 2007 McLaughlin
Award, an honor given to the nation's most outstanding midfielder, and he
finished his collegiate career as Johns Hopkins' all-time leading point scorer
as a midfielder.
Since turning professional in 2008 Rabil has won Major League Lacrosse and
National Lacrosse League Championships, was awarded two League MVP titles and
three Offensive Player of the Year Awards, has been named to nine All-Star
teams, and set the single season record for most points in Major League
Paul Carcaterra was a four-year letterwinner in men's lacrosse at Syracuse
University and captained the team in his senior year. Playing midfield,
Carcaterra helped guide the Orange to the 1995 national title and was named a
1997 All-American. He was also a member of the New Jersey Pride, a former
Major League Lacrosse team, and represented Team England in the World Lacrosse
Games in 1998. He works as a game analyst, sideline reporter, and studio
analyst for ESPN.
SiriusXM will broadcast the 2014 NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Semifinals and
Championship games live from Baltimore, MD, May 24-26. Live play-by-play of
each matchup, plus pre- and post-match coverage, will air on SiriusXM College
Sports Nation, channel 91. The game broadcasts will be provided to SiriusXM
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