LIlacrossenews.com, Posted 5/16/12
From Press Release
Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE: UA) and Corrigan Sports Enterprises, Inc. announced today the rosters for the 2012 Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic. Eighty-eight of the nation’s top boys and girls high school seniors have been selected to the sport’s highest honor and will play in the seventh annual Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic on Saturday, June 30 at 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.
Players will experience a weekend of events that begins on Thursday, June 28 and culminates with the Under Armour All-America Girls Classic on Saturday, June 30 at 5PM followed by the Boys Classic at 8PM. The Boys Classic will be showcased live on ESPNU for the seventh year.
The 2012 Under Armour All-America rosters are once again filled with unparalleled talent recognized by top NCAA Division I universities. The University of North Carolina men’s lacrosse program tied an event record, with eight of its incoming recruits earning All-America honors. Additionally, the Duke University women’s team led the nation with five of its incoming freshmen making the esteemed list. The University of Michigan men’s program and Marquette University’s women’s program also signed their first Under Armour All-Americans.
At the high school level, the boys squad from Conestoga High School in Berwyn, PA witnessed four of its players make the All-America South team. The girls programs at Garden City High School in Garden City, NY and McDonogh School in Baltimore, MD each had three seniors earn spots on the roster as well.
2012 also marks the third year that Canada will be represented in the game with Johns Hopkins University- bound attackman, Mikey Morris. It is also the first time the Boys Classic will have multiple athletes representing the state of Colorado.
The Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic also includes the Underclassmen Elite Stars tournament that will feature the top underclass boys and girls players from10 regions across the country. The three-day Elite Stars tournament culminates Sunday, July 1 with the girls and boys finals at 3:30PM on the fields surrounding Unitas Stadium.
Tickets can be purchased on www.ticketmaster.com. For more information about the event, visit www.underarmourlacrosse.com. You can also follow the event on Facebook at www.facebook.com/UAAllAmericaLax.
UNDER ARMOUR ALL-AMERICANS – GIRLS NORTH TEAM
Name Position Hometown/High School College
Alexandra Bruno, Attack, Garden City, NY/Garden City, Princeton
Catherine Dickinson, Midfield, Garden City, NY/Garden City, Penn
Dene’ DiMartino, Midfield, Manorville, NY/Eastport South Manor, Johns Hopkins
Christina Esposito, Midfield, West Babylon, NY/West Babylon, Northwestern
Annie Heagerty, Midfield, Huntington, NY/St. Anthony’s, Georgetown
Halle Majorana, Attack, Manhasset, NY/Manhasset, Maryland
Megan McDonald, Goalie, Garden City, NY/Garden City, Georgetown
Darcy Messina, Attack, Sayville, NY/St. Anthony’s, Florida
Stephanie Peragallo, Defense, Hauppauge, NY/Hauppauge, Notre Dame
Taylor Ranftle, Attack, Hauppauge, NY/Hauppauge Virginia
Meredith Abrahamson, Midfield, Chicago, IL/Loyola Academy, Marquette
Madison Acton, Midfield, Sudbury, MA/Lincoln Sudbury, Duke
Bryn Boucher, Midfield, Hingham,MA/Thayer Academy, Maryland
Tayler Bowman, Goalie, Oswego, NY/Oswego, Towson
+Kelsey Duryea, Goalie, Beverly, MA/Governor’s Academy, Duke
Anne Farnham, Defense, Andover, MA/Andover, Massachusetts
Emma Lazaroff, Midfield, Lafayette, CO/Fairview, Duke
Laura McHoul, Midfield, Westwood, MA/Westwood, New Hampshire
Shelby Milne, Defense, Camillus, NY/West Genesee, Hofstra
Sammy Jo Tracy, Midfield, Bedford, NY/Fox Lane, North Carolina
Kayla Treanor, Midfield, Niskayuna, NY/Niskayuna, Syracuse
Tory Waldstein, Defense, Needham, MA/Needham, Harvard
Caroline Webster, Midfield, Syracuse, NY/Christian Brothers Academy, Syracuse
+ Injured, will not play
UNDER ARMOUR ALL-AMERICANS – GIRLS SOUTH TEAM
Name, Position, Hometown/High School, College
Katrina Geiger, Midfield, Drexel Hill, PA/Haverford, Loyola
Allyson Heavens, Midfield, Garnet Valley, PA/Garnet Valley, Penn State
Ali Karwoski, Attack, Malvern, PA/Great Valley, Delaware
Devon Schneider, Midfield, Lititz, PA/Manheim Township, Florida
Kelci Smesko, Attack, Ridgewood, NJ/Ridgewood, Duke
Stephanie Toy, Defense, Moorestown, NJ/Moorestown, Notre Dame
Liz Bannantine, Defense, Owings Mills, MD/McDonogh, Princeton
Erica Bodt, Midfield, Forest Hill, MD/John Carroll, Syracuse
Brooke Boyd, Midfield, Sparks, MD/St. Paul’s, Virginia
Kelly Boyd, Midfield, Sparks, MD/St. Paul’s, Virginia
Kelly Cross, Midfield, Oreland, PA/Upper Dublin, Syracuse
Taylor Cummings, Midfield, Ellicott City, MD/McDonogh, Maryland
Sam Darcangelo, Midfield, Freeland, MD/Maryvale, Florida
Corinne Etchison, Attack, Eldersburg, MD/McDonogh, Georgetown
Liz Gully, Midfield/Defense, Summit, NJ/Kent Place, Penn
Alice Mercer, Defense, Woodbine, MD/Century, Maryland
Aly Messinger, Attack, Mendham, NJ/Mendham, North Carolina
Paige Patterson, Midfield, Alexandria, VA/St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes, North Carolina
Claire Scarrone, Midfield, Rumson, NJ/Rumson Fair Haven, Duke
Megan Ward, Goalie, Annapolis, MD/St. Mary’s, North Carolina
Molly Wolf, Goalie, Ruxton, MD/Bryn Mawr, Loyola
Anne Zabel, Midfield, Ellicott City, MD/Marriotts Ridge, UMBC