The list of colleges boasting scholarships for lacrosse players from Columbia County is long.
Emmanuel College. Shorter College. Kennesaw State University. Reinhardt University. Erskine College. Young Harris College. Piedmont College.
Curt Gary, widely considered the father of lacrosse in the Augusta area, still finds it hard to believe that 20 to 30 athletes have gone on to play in college.
“In my wildest dreams, I would’ve never thought we would’ve gone this far,” he said.