Before Maryland: The No. 2 overall recruit in the class of 2017 according to Inside Lacrosse … a 2017 Under Armour All-Ameircan – the first in Utah state history … scored two goals at the Under Armour All-America game and went viral for his “RKO” goal celebration … spent a postgrad season at Deerfield Academy (Mass.) … helped lead Brighton to a pair of Utah State Championships in three seasons … spent junior year boarding at The Calverton School (Huntingtown, Md.) where he helped lead the program to an MILL Championship.
Personal: Name is Cole “Bubba” Fairman … parents are Jay and Melanie … received the nickname “Bubba” after weighing 13 pounds at birth … father, Jay, introduced him to the sport and started some of the first club lacrosse teams in Utah … has two older brothers, Elias and Luke, who he credits with making him tougher as a kid … rooted for Maryland lacrosse as a child growing up.