PRESS RELEASE: LONG BEACH POLY LACROSSE FINISHES 1ST CIF SEASON 10-7, ANNOUNCES 2017 AWARDS
June 1, 2017 – Long Beach, CA – LB Poly Lacrosse Boys team finished its first CIF season with a 10-7 record.
The season included two overtime wins (Birmingham 7-6, Esperanza 11-10), two shutouts (Westchester 14-0, LB Wilson 14-0), and four wins by 10 or more goals (Westchester 14-0, Jordan LA 18-3, LB Wilson 14-0, Valencia-Placentia 15-2).
The Jackrabbits were led by senior captain goalie Tyler Lansdell (193 saves, 63%) and sophomore midfielder Devin Koval (23 goals, 21 assists, 122 ground balls).
Offense was led by sophomore attackman Logan Kenny (27 g, 18 a, 57 gb), freshman attackman Henry Pryor (29 g, 6 a, 33 gb), and sophomore attackman Brett Navarro (13 g, 13 a, 54 gb).
Defense was led by senior defenseman Emmanuel Serrano (27 gb), junior defenseman Pedro Roman (32 gb), freshman defenseman Mathieu Mongeau (13 gb), and freshman long stick midfielder M.R. Cuellar (2 g, 3 a, 65 gb).
The Jackrabbits graduate three seniors: Tyler Lansdell (CSU-LB), Emmanuel Serrano (Army), and Xavier Ortega (CSU-LB).
- Most Improved Award – Emmanuel Serrano (D)
- Hustle Hard Award – Xavier Ortega (DM), Augustine Gomez (A)
- Offensive Player of the Year – Logan Kenny (A)
- Defensive Player of the Year – Tyler Lansdell (G) (2016 Most Valuable Player, 2016 Most Improved Award, 2017 CIF Scholar Athlete Candidate)
- Most Valuable Player of the Year – Devin Koval (M)
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