UMass Amherst star lacrosse player dies ‘unexpectedly’ at 19

The pupil neighborhood at the University of Massachusetts Amherst is mourning after a 19-year-old pupil and star lacrosse player died “unexpectedly” on Monday.

Aidan Kaminska, who was born in Stony Brook, New York, was a sophomore majoring in communications and a midfielder on the Minutemen lacrosse group, based on an obituary.

“Aidan was identified for his infectious smile, being an excellent pal, and an incredible athlete,” the obituary reads. It doesn’t state how Kaminska died.

In a statement, the University of Massachusetts athletics division prolonged its condolences to Kaminska’s “household, associates, teammates and coaches,” because it celebrated his legacy as a lacrosse player.

“University assets can be found for members of the UMass neighborhood to make the most of throughout this difficult time,” it stated.

“We be part of @UMassAthletics in mourning the lack of males’s lacrosse player Aidan Kaminska,” UMass Amherst stated in a separate Twitter statement.

Kaminska had began taking part in lacrosse at a younger age as a part of a newly-formed program at Port Jefferson, based on his obituary. He had performed on various journey lacrosse groups, together with Legacy Lacrosse, of which he was a member of the championship group that gained the World Series of Youth Lacrosse in 2016.

In highschool, Kaminska was a captain on each the boys’ soccer and lacrosse groups, his obituary states. He was named All-County Midfielder in his junior yr for lacrosse. His senior season was cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic.

As a redshirt freshman, Kaminska was named “Rookie-of-the-Week” following a three-goal efficiency in a recreation towards Hofstra University, which supplied its “deepest condolences to the Kaminska household and the (UMass lacrosse) neighborhood” in a statement on Twitter.

Kaminska went on to be named to the Colonial Athletic Association All-Rookie group for the 2022 season and was named to the 2022 CAA All-Tournament group, his obituary and Massachusetts athletics stated.

In the wake of his passing, tributes have poured in from throughout the athletics neighborhood, with Atlantic 10 Conference Commissioner Bernadette V. McGlade writing in a statement: “We misplaced a tremendous younger man far too early on this life, and we ship prayers of assist and power.”

In addition to lacrosse and soccer, Kaminska beloved child animals, particularly ducklings and bunnies. He “loved taking lengthy walks in nature and he labored out fiercely,” his obituary says. He additionally loved cooking and experimenting within the kitchen, together with making do-it-yourself pickles together with his mom.

“Aidan had quite a few associates and was an inspiration to many. He will sorely be missed,” the obituary says. He is survived by his dad and mom, Glenn and Lydia, an older brother, Connor, and different kin, it says.

A wake for the athlete is anticipated to be held on Friday in East Setauket, New York and a funeral will probably be held on Saturday in Port Jefferson, New York.


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