Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 8/2/10
Phillylacrosse.com salutes the accomplishments of the region’s boys’ lacrosse players with Day 1 of its All-Phillylacrosse.com choices. The players were selected with much input from region coaches.
Kevin Forster, La Salle, Jr.
US Lacrosse All-American, ESPN Rise Warrior 40, All-EPSLA, Catholic League first-team pick and North Division MVP … Had 41 goals and 33 assists in leading Explorers to seventh straight Catholic League crown and berth in PIAA championship game … Was starter on previous two state championship teams … Known for smooth moves around the cage … Has committed to the University of Maryland.
Colin Keegan, Springfield-Delco, Sr.
US Lacrosse All-American, All-EPSLA, Central League first-team pick … Had 47 goals and 23 assists in leading Cougars to Central League championship and berth in District 1 finals … Scored game-winning goals in OT wins over Conestoga and St. Joseph’s Prep …Headed to St. John’s.
Joey Sankey, Penn Charter, Jr.
US Lacrosse All-American, Under Armour Underclassmen, ESPN Rise Warrior 40, All-EPSLA, Inter-Ac League first-team pick … Had 47 goals and 33 assists for Quakers … Has great quickness and moves around the cage … Has committed to play at the University of North Carolina.
Matt Smith, Conestoga, Sr.
All-EPSLA, Central League first-team pick … Had 27 goals and 24 assists in helping lead Pioneers to District 1 and PIAA championships … Known as hard rider and all-around player … Will play at Lehigh University.
Carl Walrath, Haverford School, Jr.
US Lacrosse All-American, Under Armour Underclassmen, ESPN Rise Warrior 40, All-EPSLA, Inter-Ac League first-team pick … Had 35 goals and 48 assists in helping lead Fords to Inter-Ac League co-championship and title of Inter-Ac Invitational … Great playmaker … Has committed to play at University of Virginia
Jordan Wolf, Lower Merion, Sr.
US Lacrosse All-American, Under Armour All-American, All-EPSLA, Phillylacrosse.com Co-Player of the Year, Central League first-team pick … Collected 73 goals and 42 assists and set school, marks for career goals (332) and points (149) … Know for great dodges and super quickness, he led team to No. 5 finish in District 1 tournament … Will play at Duke University.
Tomorrow: Midfield/Face-Off specialist
Thursday: Coach of the Year
Friday: Game of the Year