Lightning Lacrosse Corporate Staff:
Lightning Lacrosse was started in 2006 by Owner/President Sean Furber. Sean grew up in the Philadelphia area where he excelled in soccer, wrestling, and lacrosse. His father, first put a stick in his hands when he was just 4 years old. He played in the famed Ashby Youth lacrosse program and was fortunate to be coached by Pennsylvania high school lacrosse legend, John Linehan. He played all 3 sports throughout high school, and was a captain of all 3 at Lower Merion High School. His senior year, his peers voted him Athlete of the Year in 1996, the same year that Kobe Bryant of the LA Lakers was a senior at Lower Merion High School. Offered scholarships to wrestle or play soccer in college, Sean choose lacrosse. A Top205 recruiting camp All-Star, he played lacrosse at Denison University in Granville, OH where he was captain of the 2001 Final Four team. He was voted to also play in the North/South Senior All-Star game that same year.