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.
The girls’ squad features Harriton’s Hilary Lemonick (defense) and Melina Woon Avery (goalie), Moorestown’s Marie McCool (midfield) and West Windsor-Plainsboro North’s Olivia Harpel (attack).
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.
The girls program at St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes had three seniors earn spots on the South roster. Additionally, the state of Minnesota will send its first players to the Classic with James Riley (Apple Valley) and Lydia Sutton (Blake) playing on the North squads in their respective games.
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 from 10 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 GIRLS NORTH ALL-AMERICA TEAM
Name Hometown High School Position College
Kasey Behr Northport, NY St Anthony’s Midfield Virginia
Madison Crutchfield Concord, NH St. Paul’s Midfield Duke
Bridget Curran Fair Haven, NJ Rumson Fair Haven Midfield North Carolina
Shelby Fredricks Babylon, NY Babylon Attack Northwestern
Julia Glynn Manhasset, NY Manhasset Midfield Havard
Kyra Harney Bay Shore, NY Bay Shore Midfield/Attack Duke
Olivia Harpel Princeton, NJ West Windsor Plainsboro North Attack/Midfield Northwestern
Ela Hazar Westwood, Ma Westwood Midfield North Carolina
Ella Hogan Rochester, NY Our Lady of Mercy Defense Syracuse
Daniela Kelly Rumson, NJ Peddie School Defense Virginia
Kenzie Kent Norwell, MA Noble & Greenough Midfield/Attack Boston College
Selena Lasota Campbell River, British Columbia Carihi Attack Northwestern
Hilary Lemonick Wynnewood, PA Harriton Defense Cornell
Marie McCool Moorestown, NJ Moorestown Midfield North Carolina
Neena Merola Painted Post, NY Corning Midfield Syracuse
Kaitlyn Montalbano West Islip, NY St John The Baptist Attack/Midfield Towson
Isabelle O’Connor Plymouth, MA Notre Dame Academy Attack Florida
Allie Pavinelli Northport, NY Northport Attack Florida
Shayna Pirreca Mount Sinai, NY Mount Sinai Attack Florida
Emily Stein Darien, CT Darien Midfield/Attack Northwestern
Lydia Sutton Minnetonka, MN Blake Defense Southern California
Rebecca Van Laeken Canandaigua, NY Canandaigua Goalie Canisus
Melina Woon Avery Ardmor, PA Harriton Goalie Syracuse
2014 GIRLS SOUTH ALL-AMERICA TEAM
Name Hometown High School Position College
Olivia Blakeman Vero Beach, FL Vero Beach Defense Loyola
Mary Claire Byrne McLean, VA Holy Child Attack/Midfield Virginia Tech
Molly Cobb Towson, MD Notre Dame Prep Midfield Notre Dame
Olivia Cole Alexandria, VA Bishop Ireton Goalie Florida
Sophie Davidson Alexandria, VA St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes Midfield/Defense Dartmouth
CeCe Finney Baltimore, MD Roland Park Midfield Florida
Ana Hagerup NW Washington, DC Georgetown Visitation Midfield Virginia
Taylor Hensh Woodstock, MD Marriot’s Ridge Midfield Maryland
Steffani Holmes Marriotsville, MD McDonogh Defense Maryland
Lauren Hudson Baltimore, MD Maryvale Defense Cincinnatti
Amanda Ignacio Cooksville, MD Mt. De Sales Attack Georgetown
Gussie Johns Washington, DC St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes Goalie Southern California
Kacie Longo Davidsonville, MD South River Midfield Maryland
Kelly Myers Alexandria, VA Georgetown Visitation Attack/Midfield Stanford
Gianna Osello Wheat Ridge, CO Wheat Ridge Midfield/Defense Duke
Jackie Perry Mountain Lakes, NJ Mountain Lakes Midfield Duke
Katy Pridemore Vero Beach, FL Vero Beach Attack Liberty
Kathy Rudkin San Diego, CA Rancho Bernardo Defense Syracuse
Shelby Scanlin Raleigh, NC Cardinal Gibbons Midfield Maryland
Tianna Wallpher Ellicott City, MD Mt. Hebron Defense UMBC
Corinne Wessels Manassas, VA Osburn Park Midfield/Attack Northwestern
Megan Whittle Glenwood, MD McDonogh Attack Maryland
About Under Armour, Inc.
Under Armour (NYSE: UA), the originator of performance footwear, apparel and accessories, revolutionized how athletes across the world dress. Designed to make all athletes better, the brand’s innovative products are sold worldwide to athletes at all levels. Under Armour’s wholly owned subsidiary, MapMyFitness, powers one of the world’s largest Connected Fitness communities. The Under Armour global headquarters is in Baltimore, Maryland. For further information, please visit the Company’s website at www.uabiz.com.
About Corrigan Sports Enterprises, Inc.
The Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic is a Corrigan Sports Enterprises (CSE) event. CSE was established in 1991 with the goal of creating, managing and implementing sports and event marketing opportunities for the corporate community. In that time, CSE grew into one of the strongest marketing organizations in the Baltimore/Washington area. In 2010 the addition of the Oakland (Ca.) Running Festival and the partnership with the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) enabled CSE to expand nationally. Other CSE properties include the Baltimore Running Festival, the Carefirst BlueCross BlueShield Frederick Running Festival, Pro Beach East Volleyball series, the Baltimore 10 Miler, and the Baltimore Bike Jam, to name a few.