May 29, 2007

LE MOYNE LACROSSE EARNS NATIONAL AND ALL-AMERICA HONORS

May 29, 2007 

USILA ANNOUNCES PLAYER OF THE YEAR  AND ALL-AMERICA AWARDS

Attack: Lt. Col. J. I. (Jack) Turnbull Award: MIKE MCDONALD
For the second consecutive season, Mike McDonald earned first-team All-America honors. He led the Dolphins in scoring with 28 goals and 24 assists. No was bigger than the game winner of the National Championship game as McDonald scored the deciding goal with just :01 remaining. McDonald was named the MOP of the game.

Position Awards: Face-off Specialist: BRIAN GRIFFIN
Brian Griffin won .715 percent of his face-offs for the Dolphins in 2007. Griffin also contributed with 13 goals and three assists, many coming directly off won face-offs. This is his first All-American honor.

Goalie: Ensign C. Markland Kelly, Jr. Award: JARED CORCORAN
Jared Corcoran will leave Le Moyne was one of the most decorated players in program history. In four years, he has compiled a 61-2 record in goal, won three National Championships and was named Goalkeeper of the Year three times.  

2007 All-Americans Division II

 

FIRST TEAM 

Attack:

    Mike McDonald Le Moyne College
    Ryan Campbell Dowling College
    Byron Lindner Mercyhurst College
    Greg Rogowski Merrimack College
  Midfield:
    Kevin Hennessy New York Institute of Technology
    Adam Mulherin Mercyhurst College
    Matt Cassalia Le Moyne College
    C. J. Leary Dowling College
  Defense:
    Joseph Thon Mercyhurst College
    Rob Blount C. W. Post College
    Chase Safarowic C. W. Post College
    Matthew Pinder Limestone College
  Goalie:
    Jared Corcoran Le Moyne College
  Specialist:
    Brian Griffin Le Moyne College

SECOND TEAM 

Attack:

  Bryan Kaufmann Bryant University
  Mike Gongas Adelphi University
  Dom Toscano Molloy College
Midfield:
  Dan Lamonica Molloy College
  Bryan Safarik Wingate University
  Bryan Molk Bryant University
  Dan Hartzell St. Andrews Presbyterian College
Defense:
  Vincent Funaro Dowling College
  Christian Scuderi New York Institute of Technology
  Matt Juriga Le Moyne College
Goalie:
  Jason Lashomb Mercyhurst College
Specialist:
  Billy Brown Molloy College
  Steven Moriarty Pace University

 

HONORABLE MENTION

Attack:

    Justin Haworth Limestone College
    Zach Mryncza St. Andrews Presbyterian College
    Alex Tack Queens University
    Greg Cerar C. W. Post College
  Midfield:
    John Delanoy Southern New Hampshire University
    Nick Cotter Dowling College
    Mark Agostinelli St. Michaels College
  Defense:
    Corey MacDougall Bryant University
    Matt Puccio Catawba College
  Goalie:
    Nick Dello-Iacono C. W. Post College
    Martin Ward Limestone College
  Specialist:
    Michael Grizanti Mercyhurst College