Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 5/19/14
From Press Release
Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE: UA) and Corrigan Sports Enterprises, Inc. announced today the rosters for the 2014 Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic®. The nation’s top boys and girls high school seniors have been selected to the sport’s highest honor and will play in the ninth annual Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic on Saturday, July 12at Towson University’s Johnny Unitas Stadium in Towson, MD.
Under Armour All-Americans are selected by a panel of lacrosse experts from Inside Lacrosse Magazine. The year-long selection process includes input from college and high school coaches from across the country as well as nominations from the public.
Philly boys include Tanner Peck (attackman) and Will Schreiner (goalie) of Avon Grove, Connor Keating (defenseman) of Haverford School and Greg Pelton (defenseman) of Malvern Prep.
The selected high-school seniors will experience a weekend of events that begins on Friday, July 11 and culminates with the Under Armour All-America Boys Classic on Saturday, July 12 at 5PM followed by the Girls Classic at 7:30PM. The Under Armour All-America Boys Classic will be showcased live on ESPNU for the ninth year.
The 2014 Under Armour All-America rosters are once again filled with unparalleled talent recognized by top NCAA Division I universities. Defending national champion Duke University leads the way with six selections on the men’s side, while Notre Dame and Maryland each have five. The University of Maryland, Northwestern University and the University of Florida women’s teams each had five incoming freshmen making the esteemed list. Also, the University of Cincinnati, Liberty University and Canisius College women’s programs signed their first ever Under Armour All-Americans.
At the high school level, the boys’ squad from Boys Latin (MD) and Smithtown West (NY) will each send three of its players to the event.
Jake Seau, the son of former NFL Pro Bowler and the late Junior Seau, will join All-America alumni Joey Ehrmann and Howie Long Jr. as sons whose fathers had outstanding NFL careers. Shack Stanwick, Brinton Valis, Joe Lang, Steffani Holmes and William McBride each have older brothers or sisters who also earned All-America status.
The Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic also includes the Underclassmen Elite tournament that will feature the top boys and girls players from the classes of 2015-2017 from10 regions across the country. The three-day tournament culminates Sunday, July 7 with the girls and boys finals at 3:30PM on the fields surrounding Unitas Stadium.
New for 2014 is the JUCO Elite Showcase, which features 72 of the best Junior College players in the country playing in three games on July 11th.
2014 BOYS NORTH ALL-AMERICA TEAM
Name Hometown High School Position College
Craig Berge Massapequa, NY Massapequa Midfield Georgetown
Tyler Blaisdell Hanover, MA Thayer Academy Goalie Princeton
Sam Bonafede Bay Shore, NY Chaminade Midfield Princeton
Tyler Breen Shrewsbury, MA Taft School Attack Virginia
Sean Cerrone Huntington, NY Chaminade Midfield Villanova
Adam Dimillo West Seneca, NY Bishop Timon-St. Jude Midfield Maryland
Connor Fields East Amhearst, NY Bishop Timon-St. Jude Attack Albany
Matthew Giampetroni Bloomfield Hills, MI Cranbrook Midfield Duke
Logan Greco Hauppauge, NY Smithtown West Defense Virginia
Tommy Heidt Greenwich, CT Brunswick Goalie Michigan
Scott Hooper Wakefield, RI Hotchkiss (CT) Defense Virginia
Ryan Keenan Smithtown, NY Smithtown West Attack Penn State
Connor Kelly Easton, CT Avon Old Farms Midfield Maryland
Ian Kirby Massapequa Park, NY Massapequa Attack Towson
Patrick McCormick Hicksville, NY Hicksville Attack North Carolina
Matt Neufeldt Naperville, IL Culver Academy (IN) LSM/Defense Maryland
Nick Panara Pittsford, NY Pittsford Sutherland Defense Fairfield
James Riley Apple Valley, MN St. Thomas Academy Defense Duke
John Sexton Sudbury, MA Lincoln-Sudbury Defense Notre Dame
Joel Tinney Innerkip, OT Culver Academy (IN) Midfield Johns Hopkins
Bradley Voigt Penn Yan, NY Penn Yan Attack Syracuse
Christian Zawadzki Kings Park, NY Smithtown West Midfield Maryland
2014 BOYS SOUTH ALL-AMERICA TEAM
Name Hometown High School Position College
Justin Anderson Las Vegas, NV Centennial Midfield North Carolina
Tal Bruno Timonium, MD Boys Latin Midfield Johns Hopkins
Brendan Collins Bethesda, MD Georgetown Prep Midfield Notre Dame
Charlie Horning Jr Laytonsville, MD Georgetown Prep Attack Villanova
Alex Hurdle Cockeysville, MD McDonogh Defense Notre Dame
Connor Keating Gladwyne, PA Haverford School Defense Pennsylvania
Joe Kenna Chantilly, VA St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes Defense North Carolina
Joe Lang Mill Valley, CA St. Ignatius Prep Attack Harvard
William McBride Baltimore, MD Gilman Midfield North Carolina
Owen Molloy Basking Ridge, NJ Ridge Goalie Notre Dame
Keegan O’Connor Cockeysville, MD Boys Latin Midfield Maryland
Chad Otterman Morristown, NJ Delbarton Defense Cornell (Hockey)
Tanner Peck Lincoln University, PA Avon Grove Attack Penn State
Greg Pelton Chester Springs, PA Malvern Prep Defense Duke
Joe Reid Petaluma, CA Casa Grande Midfield Denver
Mitch Russell Tega Cay, SC Fort Mill Attack Duke
William Schreiner Kemblesville, PA Avon Grove Goalie Penn State
Jake Seau San Diego, CA The Bishop’s School Midfield Duke
Shack Stanwich Baltimore, MD Boys Latin Attack Johns Hopkins
Brinton Valis Baltimore, MD McDonogh Midfield Johns Hopkins
Peter Welch Bernardsville, NJ Delbarton LSM/Defense Duke
Mikey Wynne Sykesville, MD St. Paul’s Attack Notre Dame