Brian Karalunas is a Jamesville, New York native where he attended Jamesville-DeWitt High School. While playing at Villanova, Karalunas was a 3x NCAA All-American, a 2x BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Year and the 2011 Senior CLASS Award Winner. Karalunas is also a 7x Professional Lacrosse All-Star. The defenseman enjoys reading, camping and backyard sports. A stout defensive member for Redwoods LC during the 2019 season, Karalunas played in 13 games and registered 24 ground balls. Karalunas joins Waterdogs LC after being selected 8th overall in the PLL Expansion Draft.