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Under Armour Senior Boys’ All-Americans are released; Philly has nine, five from Haverford School

Thursday, 26th May 2011

Categories Boy's/Men's, High School  
 

Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 5/26/11
From Press Releases

Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE: UA) and Corrigan Sports Enterprises, Inc. announced today the selection of the nation’s top boys and girls high school seniors to the prestigious All-America lacrosse rosters. The sixth annual Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic will take place on Saturday, July 2 at Towson University’s Johnny Unitas Stadium in Towson, MD.

The University of Maryland men’s lacrosse program led the nation as six of its incoming recruits earned All-America honors. The women’s programs at Duke, Florida, and Maryland each had four. The collegiate rosters for the men’s and women’s teams who will be competing in this weekend’s NCAA Division I championships are comprised of a total of 107 Under Armour All-America alumnae.

One of the nation’s leading high school boys’ programs, the Haverford School in Haverford, PA, tied an event record by having five of its student-athletes earn All-America status in the same year. The five are goalie Conor Kelly, midfielders Brendan McGrath and Matt Walters, defenseman/LSM Goran Murray and attackman Carl Walrath.

Other Philly players joining them on the South team are Penn Charter attackman Joey Sankey, Conestoga LSM Brian Dailey, La Salle attackman Kevin Forster and Salesianum School defenseman Ryan Kilpatrick.

A full weekend of events is scheduled, highlighted by the All-America boys showcase live on ESPNU at 8PM and the girls’ game at 4PM on Saturday. For the first time the weekend will include a professional men’s exhibition game and a concert. The LXM PRO Showcase will be held between the girls’ and boys’ games at 6PM, and the evening will conclude with a performance by hip-hop artist and DC native Wale.

The North boys will be coached by Bill Cherry (Manhasset HS; Manhasset, NY), while the South boys squad will be coached by Rick Brocato (St. Paul’s School; Brooklandvale, MD).

The Underclass tournament associated with the event expanded this year to include South and West regions for the first time. These regions will compete against teams from Baltimore, Long Island, Midwest, New England, New Jersey, Philadelphia, upstate NY and Washington, D.C. The three-day Underclass tournament (July 1 – 3) culminates Sunday with the girls’ and boys’ finals at 3:30PM on the fields surrounding Unitas Stadium.

UNDER ARMOUR ALL-AMERICANS – BOYS SOUTH TEAM
Name POS Hometown/High School College
Jay Carlson Attack Cockeysville, MD/St. Paul’s Maryland
Jeff Chase Midfield Monrovia, MD/Boy’s Latin Loyola
Brian Dailey Defense Berwyn, PA/Conestoga Duke
Conor Doyle Attack Towson, MD/Gilman Notre Dame
Kevin Forster Attack Glenside, PA/La Salle Maryland
Tyler German Midfield Centerville, MD/Queen Anne’s Virginia
Bryson Greene Defense Towson, MD/McDonogh Georgetown
Bobby Gribbin Midfield Rockville, MD/Georgetown Prep Penn State
Conor Kelly Goalie St. David, PA/Haverford School Notre Dame
John Kelly Defense Sandy Spring, MD/Bullis Johns Hopkins
Patrick Keena Attack Vienna, VA/Landon Navy
Ryan Kilpatrick Defense West Chester, PA/Salesianium School (DE) North Carolina
Brendan McGrath Midfield St. David, PA/Haverford School Princeton
Taylor Michel Attack Lutherville, MD/St. Paul’s Virginia
Brandon Mullins Defense Coppell, TX/Coppell Syracuse
Goran Murray Defense Merion Station, PA/Haverford School Maryland
Joe Sankey Attack Warminster, PA/Penn Charter North Carolina
Wells Stanwick Attack Baltimore, MD/Boy’s Latin Johns Hopkins
Ryan Tucker Midfield Towson, MD/Gilman Virginia
Carl Walrath Midfield Glen Mills, PA/Haverford School Virginia
Matt Walters Midfield Villanova, PA/Haverford School Syracuse
Bobby Wardwell Goalie Cifton Park, NY/Shenendowa Syracuse

UNDER ARMOUR ALL-AMERICANS – BOYS NORTH TEAM
Name POS Hometown/High School College
Jimmy Bitter Attack New York, NY/Deerfield North Carolina
Walker Chafee Midfield Little Compton, RI/Salisbury School North Carolina
John Connors Goalie Bellmore, NY/Chaminade Navy
Mike Daniello Attack Cross River, NY/John Jay-Cross River Johns Hopkins
Greg Danseglio Defense Islip Terrace, NY/St. Anthonys Virginia
Ryan DeSimone Attack St. James, NY/Smithtown East Villanova
Brian Fischer Defense Garden City, NY/Garden City Harvard
Jake Gambitsky Goalie Wantagh, NY/Wantagh Harvard
Brandon Gamblin Midfield Lake Grove, NY/Sachem North Massachusetts
Thomas Grimm Midfield Black River, NY/Carthage Syracuse
Stephen Jahelka Defense Garden City, NY/Garden City Harvard
Myles Jones Midfield Huntington, NY/Walt Witman Duke
Kyle Keenan Attack Smithtown, NY/Smithtown West Duke
Joe LoCascio Midfield Lindenhurst, NY/St. Anthonys Maryland
Sean Mahon Midfield Garden City, NY/Chaminade Harvard
Conrad Oberbeck Attack Greenwich, CT/Brunswick School Yale
Eric Parnon Defense Darien, CT/Darien Maryland
Michael Pellegrino Defense Oakdale, NY/Connetquot Johns Hopkins
Kevin Rice Attack Skaneateles, NY/Skaneateles Syracuse
David Solomon Attack Fairfax, VA/Salisbury School Maryland
Brian Sullivan Defense Buffalo, NY/Bishop Timon St. Joe North Carolina
Lyle Thompson Midfield Nedro, NY/Lafayette Albany

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