Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com
Notre Dame-bound Jack Near is one of two Bronxville seniors named to the All-America team, along with Georgetown-bound Charlie McCormick.
All-American in lacrosse is one of the most prestigious honors a high school athlete can achieve.
In the next week or so, we’ll be finding out who earned that honor from the nation’s No. 1 hotbed for lacrosse, the Hudson Valley/Long Island/Connecticut region.
First up, Hudson Valley, which was selected just moments ago. The nine honorees include two players each from Section 1 champions Yorktown and Bronxville and sectional finalist Lakeland/Panas.
Here’s the list. All nine players are seniors:
Rob Caffrey, attack, Lakeland/Panas, College – Providence
TJ Foley, midfield, Mahopac, College – Drexel
Justin Mabus, midfield, Yorktown, College – Towson
Charlie McCormick, midfield, Bronxville, College – Georgetown
Jack Near, midfield, Bronxville, College – Notre Dame (pictured above)
Connor Prunty, midfield, Lakeland/Panas, College – Siena
Ty Schuldt, midfield, Yorktown, College – Hartford
Eddie Schurr, defense, Somers, College – Johns Hopkins
Jake Weil, midfield, John Jay, College – Dartmouth
We took a look at Charlie McCormick prior to last night’s AA announcement on our weekly tristate lax segment on MSG Varsity’s “High School SportsDesk.” We also went to Fordham Prep for our “Under the Radar” player. You can check out the five-minute segment by clicking here.
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Congratulations to all of the All American’s. You have made your section, and your town proud.
theres 3 from section 1. you left out tj foley from pacccccc come on
hes up there
Sect1Lax – I was noting the three teams that had two AA’s selected – not the AA’s named from Section 1 championship teams. Read the paragraph again. It should make sense.
yes your correct i read it wrong my apologies
Good list, missing barton from Rye and Stephens from Fox Lane though
The last few years, all-section has been released about a week after AA for Section 1. Needless to say, as soon as I have it, we will publish it here.
Prime Time Lacrosse would like to congratulate our three senior All-American midfielders in Jack Near, Charlie McCormick and Jake Weil!! Great job boys and best of luck in the state tournament to Jack & Charlie along with all the Section 1 teams.
Congratulations to all the HV All-Americans. Way to represent, play hard the next couple of games and lets bring home some hardware.
Congratulations to ALL of the AA’s!!! (and also to their parents – after the thousands of miles logged and hours freezing in April and on steamin’ hot fields in July – how proud you must be!)
Congratulations to all of the All-Americans. We are all so proud of you. the colors you wear, the team you play with, the boys you play for – know always that home is where you hang your smelly lax bag and WE will be here always to cheer you on! Congratulations.
Congrats to all the Sec 1 AAs