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Evan Egan’s decision pays off for Torrey Pines lacrosse team

Evan Egan’s decision pays off for Torrey Pines lacrosse team

It didn’t take Evan Egan long to realize he’s not the type of person who likes to wait around for the three-run homer.

He was a fourth grader living in Ventura County when his older brother, Brendan, turned him onto a fast-paced sport that looked like it might quench his thirst for adrenaline.

“It looked like a blast,” Evan said of his initial impression of watching lacrosse on TV with Brendan. “It looked like a great time. Super-fun, super-fast game. Not boring.”

Evan was a high school sophomore when he transferred to Torrey Pines after his father took a new job in San Diego County and moved his family.

By then, his preference for lacrosse was clear.

“I...

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