AJ Mercurio, a legally blind long-stick midfielder for Denver, reflects on his unlikely journey in college lacrosse and his upcoming semifinal game against Notre Dame in Philadelphia.

By the Numbers Yes, But

Recruitment challenges and Mercurio's physical limitations present obstacles in his lacrosse career.

State of Play
  • Denver faces Notre Dame in the upcoming semifinal.
  • Mercurio's inspirational journey resonates with his team and fans.
What's Next

Mercurio anticipates an exciting game against Notre Dame and continues to inspire with his story.

Bottom Line

AJ Mercurio's resilience and passion for lacrosse showcase that talent can emerge from unexpected places, enriching the sport and his team's journey.