Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 1/4/12
From Press Release and Staff Report
Lynchburg senior defenseman Joe Lisicky (Unionville) has been named the Lacrosse Magazine Division III Preseason Player of the Year, it was announced today.
Lisicky collected numerous honors in 2012 as he helped the Hornets post a 17-2 record and advance to the second round of the NCAA tournament. He was named first-team All-American and All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference, in addition to winning the ODAC Player of the Year award.
Lisicky also won state of Virginia’s collegiate player of the year award and enters 2013 as a two-time All-American, two-time all-conference, and two-time all-state honoree.
Lisicky led Lynchburg in groundballs (89) and caused turnovers (41) and was placed on the wing during the face-off to help in all areas of the game. He has always been an offensive threat and last year scored five goals.
Lisicky was an All-EPSLA and First Team All-Ches-Mont League pick in 2009.