Nike/US Lacrosse Mid-Atlantic Region Report
by Mike Loveday | LaxMagazine.com
Player of the Week
Shack Stanwick, Boys' Latin (Md.)
Stanwick totaled 14 points in two games last week to help the Lakers improve to 3-0 this season. The senior had four goals and three assists in a win over St. Andrew's (Fla.) early in the week and followed it up with a four goal, three assist game in a 21-7 win over Trinity-Pawling (N.Y.). The Johns Hopkins commit has 10 goals and seven assists this season.
Notable: Andy Matthews, Gilman (Md.); Timmy Kelly, Calvert Hall (Md.); Will Railey, Georgetown Prep (Md.); Dox Aitken, Haverford School (Pa.).
GAME OF THE WEEK
Malvern Prep (Pa.) at Avon Grove (Pa.), March 29
A meeting of a private school power and an up-and-coming public school team will be the first big test for the Red Devils this season. After going 9-10 in 2012 Avon Grove went 21-4 last season and return a host of key players. They stepped up the schedule this season and a win over Malvern Prep would go a long way into getting them into the Nike/US Lacrosse Top 25. For Malvern Prep the game is the middle game in a road stretch of top teams. They played at Salesianum (Del.) on the 25th, Avon Grove and at La Salle College (Pa.) on April 1.
Mid-Atlantic Region Top 10
1. Boys' Latin (Md.), 3-0
Shack Stanwick had four goals and three assists and Logan Wisnauskas had four assists in a 16-6 win over St. Andrew's (Fla.). They followed it up with a 21-7 win over Trinity-Pawling (N.Y.) on Friday.
2. McDonogh (Md.), 6-0
McDonogh went 3-0 on its trip to Florida last week. The Eagles scored with two minutes remaining to defeat the defending Florida state champion Lake Highland Prep (Fla.) 9-8.
3. Georgetown Prep (Md.), 5-0
Bobby Hartwick won 70 percent of his face offs as Prep defeated Paul VI (Va.) 6-5 to cap its week.
4. Malvern Prep (Pa.), 4-0
Connor Glancy had five goals and sophomore Sam Stroud made 12 saves for Malvern Prep in a 12-9 win over St. Mary's early in the week.
5. Gilman (Md.), 2-0
Gilman looked intimidating this week. Tyler Ruhl and Chase Wittich each scored two goals as Gilman went up 5-3 at the half over Haverford School and held on for the 9-7 victory.
6. Landon (Md.), 5-1
Landon downed McCallie School (Tenn.) 16-3 to cap its week after defeating Avon Old Farms 14-6 earlier in the week. Sam Lynch scored four goals in the win over McCallie.
7. Calvert Hall (Md.), 6-1
Andrew Fanshaw scored the first three goals of the game as the Cardinals defeated La Salle College (Pa.) 8-4 to finish their week.
8. Haverford School (Pa.), 3-2
The Fords downed Brunswick School (Conn.) early in the week, but fell to Gilman (Md.) to even its record. Dox Aitken scored four goals in the Fords loss to Gilman
9. Loyola Blakefield (Md.), 2-2
The Dons rebounded from back-to-back losses with a 14-5 victory over then No. 5 St. Anthony's. Ryan Conrad and Alex Roesner each had five points on three goals and two assists in the win.
10. St. Paul's (Md.), 2-2
Mikey Wynne scored six goals and Carter Flaig had six goals and three assists as the Crusaders won both games last week to even its record.
St. Mary's (Md.) goalie Tommy Troutner recorded 20 saves in a 15-7 win over Calverton (Md.) on Thursday. ... DeMatha (Md.) scored five fourth-quarter goals and their defense held Bullis (Md.) scoreless to erase a 5-1 deficit on the road. Brady Thompson scored two goals within two minutes, including the game-tying goal with 5:36 remaining. "It was a tale of two halves. We challenge out kids every game to come out with more energy. But for the first two and half quarters they had more entry than us. They're very well coached," DeMatha coach Scott Morrison said. "We started winning face offs and winning ground balls and had more energy in the second half and got a big win."... Three Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association teams travelled to Florida last week and the teams combined to go 6-0 on the trip. ... Matt Schleicher tallied five points on three goals and two assists in an 11-6 win for Conestoga (Pa.). ... Dulaney's Keegan Colegrove scored four goals and four assists as he helped his team defeat Owings Mills (Md.) 13-0. ... In a game between Haverford School (Haverford, Pa.) and IMG Academy (Bradenton, Fla.) on Sunday Shane McBride scored four goals. The Fords got two goals each from Grant Ament, Drew Supinski, Dox Aitken and Brandon Shima.
2014 Mid-Atlantic Region Report Archive
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