Boys Lacrosse: Nine Delco players named All-Americas, three add academic honors

Nine Delco players were named All-Americans by U.S. Lacrosse Monday, including a pair of long-stick mids in Sam Camp of Radnor and Conor Black of Haverford School. Three players — Episcopal Academy’s John Flynn and Strath Haven’s Kevin Murphy and Will Ohley — earned Academic All-American honors. The coach of the year award was bestowed up on Malvern Prep’s John McEvoy after his team’s undefeated season, while the Bob Scott Award goes to Lower Merion’s Daniel Buckman. The full list of honorees is below.

Attackers

Will Manganiello, Sr. Penncrest
John Mehok, Sr. Bishop Shanahan
Tanner Peck, Sr. Avon Grove
Michael Sowers, So. Upper Dublin
Lucas Spence, Jr. Springfield
Curtis Zappala, Jr. Episcopal Academy

Midfielders

Dylan Alderman, Sr. Bishop Shanahan
Matt Heim, Sr. Central Bucks East
Charles Kelly, Jr. Malvern Prep
Kevin McGeary, Sr. Malvern Prep
Dylan Protesto, Sr. Penncrest
Pat Walsh, Sr. St. Joseph’s Prep
Chase Young, Sr. St. Joseph’s Prep
Conor Black, Sr. Haverford School (LSM)
Sam Camp, Sr. Radnor (LSM)

Defenders

Mike Farnish, Jr. Radnor
Conor Keating, Sr. Haverford School
Danny Norris, Sr. Avon Grove
Greg Pelton, Sr. Malvern Prep

Goaltender

Will Schreiner, Sr. Avon Grove

2014 US Lacrosse Academic All-Americans

Andrew DeSana, Methacton
Thomas Donnelly, Central Bucks East
John Flynn, Episcopal Academy
Connor Hayden, New Hope Solebury
Chris Jordan, Upper Merion
Kevin Murphy, Strath Haven
Will Ohley, Strath Haven
Ben Rowles, Central Bucks East
Jake Scott, Conestoga
Mitch Soufleris, LaSalle

Bob Scott Award: Dan Buckman, Lower Merion
Coach of the Year: John McEvoy, Malvern Prep
Assistant Coach of the Year: Paul Meyers, Bishop Shanahan
Man of the Year: Mike DiPuppo, Cheltenham

From the press release: “The Bob Scott award recognizes a player in each area who goes above and beyond in service to his team, school, and community. This player exemplifies the fundamentals of the game of lacrosse, is always working hard to improve his game and is a leader amongst his teammates both on and off the field. This athlete does not necessarily play every minute and lead the team in accolades, but, like Bob Scott, has a true passion and love for the game.”

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