Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 11/15/11
The Bucks Select 8th grade team captured the King of the Mountain Junior High Division Championship Sunday at Lehigh University.
Select went 3-0 in bracket play, defeating LB3, The Jersey Thunder and Bergen Central. Bucks Select then defeated Saucon Valley, which went undefeated in its bracket, in the Championship round.
Select players controlled the tempo throughout the game against Saucon Valley, using strong defensive play and outstanding ball control on offense to earn the impressive victory.
Every player on the Bucks Select team contributed to the effort.
The Bucks Select team consisted of the following players: Frankie Krug, Micheal Foster, Colin Cahill, Owen Griffin, Micheal Mehlman, Sean Fechter, Henry Ruddell, Keith Becker, Matt McDermott, Cody Mazurek, Ryan Brown, Matt Webster, Logan Nelsen, Andrew Fisher, Stephen Hogan, Mack Schartz, Zack Lipken, Owen Debuque, Andrew Bullotta, Nick D’ Ambrosio and Nick Yerkes. They are coached by Steve Hogan and Andy Fisher.
“The coaches are very proud of how the boys conducted themselves both on and off the field this past weekend,” said Hogan. “This is a hard working group of boys who have been fortunate to have been playing together for several seasons, and they seem to get better as a team every time they go out there.”