High School: Elmont (N.Y.)
State: New York
Years Played: 1974-1977
College: Johns Hopkins
Jim Zaffuto was one of the first players to reach 400 career points in boys’ high school lacrosse, achieving the feat in 1977.
In the 1977 state championship, Zaffuto had nine points with five assists and four goals in a 12-11 win over Ward Melville (N.Y.). Zaffuto’s performance earned him MVP honors. That championship performance won Elmont the first-ever boys’ championship in state history.
Zaffuto was inducted into the Long Island Metro Lacrosse Foundation Hall of Fame in 2005.
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