Charlie Raffa
Charlie Raffa

Player Profile

Syosset, N.Y.

High School:
St. Anthony's




Terps' Season Ends With Loss To Big Red

Jesse Bernhardt has nine groundballs and five caused turnovers for Maryland, but Cornell advances, 16-8.


Terps, Big Red Set For First Round Showdown

Faceoff between Maryland and Cornell is scheduled for 1 p.m. at Capital One Field at Byrd Stadium


#2 Terps Face Virginia In ACC Semis

Faceoff between Maryland and Virginia is scheduled for 5 p.m. at UNC's Kenan Stadium.


Amato, Chanenchuk Lead #4 Terps Past #15 Yale

Amato makes career-best 24 saves, while Chanenchuk finishes his hat trick with the game-winning goal.


#4 Terps Host #15 Yale On Saturday

Faceoff between Maryland and Yale is scheduled for noon at Capital One Field at Byrd Stadium


2012 Season Preview

An in-depth preview of the 2012 Maryland men's lacrosse team, featuring interviews with head coach John Tillman and team captains Jesse Bernhardt, Joe Cummings and Drew Snider.


032313 Mens Lacrosse

Maryland v UNC


031013 Mens Lacrosse

Maryland v Stony Brook


031012 Mens Lacrosse

Maryland v Marist

As a freshman (2012): Made his college debut, winning 4-of-8 faceoffs and scoring his first career goal in 17-4 win over Marist (3/10) ... also had three groundballs vs. the Red Foxes ... won 3-of-6 faceoffs in 11-5 win over No. 10 Villanova (3/17) ... won 1-of-2 faceoffs with two groundballs in 11-10 loss at No. 14 North Carolina ... won 5-of-15 faceoffs with three groundballs in 12-8 loss to No. 2 Virginia ... went 3-of-3 at the faceoff X with two groundballs in 13-6 win over Navy (4/6) ... won 1-of-5 faceoffs with one groundball in 9-6 win at No. 3 Johns Hopkins (4/14) ... won 6-of-10 faceoffs with two groundballs in 12-8 win at Mount St. Mary's (4/25) ... won 7-of-9 faceoffs with five groundballs in 12-7 win over Bellarmine (4/28) ... earned his first career assists on Joe Cummings' third goal of the game vs. the Knights ... won 12-of-24 faceoffs with eight groundballs in 13-11 loss at No. 12 Colgate (5/5) ... won 10-of-14 faceoffs with five groundballs in 10-9 win at No. 7 seed Lehigh (5/13) in first round of NCAA tournament ... won 3-of-4 faceoffs with three groundballs in 11-5 win over No. 2 Johns Hopkins (5/19) in the quarterfinals of the NCAA tournament ... won 1-of-5 faceoffs in 16-10 win over No. 3 Duke (5/26) in the semifinals of the NCAA tournament ... won 7-of-9 faceoffs with seven groundballs in 9-3 loss to No. 1 seed Loyola (5/28) in the finals of the NCAA tournament.

Before Maryland: Selected to the U.S. Under-19 National Team ... 2011 Under Armour High School All-American ... ranked the 78th overall recruit by Inside Lacrosse ... returned from injury to be named MVP of the NSCHSAA championship game after scoring two goals ... 2011 NSCHSAA Face-off Midfielder of the Year ... all-league ... helped lead the Friars to back-to-back league titles ... MVP of the 2010 Under Armour Underclassmen All-America tournament, leading the Long Island team to the tournament title ... also a three-year letterwinner in football as a quarterback ... guided the Friars to two league titles and a state championship ... 2010 NYCHSFL Offensive Player of the Year ... 2010 NYCHSFL All-League ... St. Anthony's Football MVP as a senior ... three-time NYCHSFL Player of the Week ... 2010 NYCHSFL Championship game MVP ... 2010 Hansen Award Watchlist ... 2010 All-Long Island and MSG Varsity All-Metro Team Honorable Mention ... 2010 National High School Football Hall of Fame Player of the Week ... 2010 Daily News All Borough/Westchester/Long Island Player of the Year ... 2010 Daily News All Borough/Westchester/Long Island All-Star Team ... 2010 Daily News Player of the Year Nominee.

Personal: Son of Charles and Linda Raffa ... younger brother of Victoria ... older brother of Juliana and Matt ... majoring in communications.