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2019 ALL-COUNTY BOYS LACROSSE TEAMS
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Player of the Year

Patrick Deans, Lambert, D, Jr.

Widely considered the top defender in the state, the Johns Hopkins commit led a dominant unit that allowed just 118 shots on the year.

Coach of the Year

Steve Hurlbut, South Forsyth

Led the War Eagles to one of the best seasons in program history, with 15 wins, including their first-ever playoff victory.

First team

A Gerard Kane, Lambert, Sr.

Ohio State signee scored 63 goals with 19 assists.

A Ryan DiFazio, Pinecrest Academy, Sr.

Scored 64 goals with 46 assists.

A Will Wyckoff, South Forsyth, Sr.

Scored 58 goals with 16 assists.

M Ryan Overbay, Lambert, Sr.

Saint Joseph’s signee played large part in coordinating Longhorns’ offense and scored 23 goals with 32 assists.

M Benny O’Rourk, Lambert, Sr.

Bellarmine signee had 36 goals, including the one that sent the state title game to sudden death, and 12 assists.

M Max Kane, South Forsyth, Sr.

Air Force signee had 65 goals, 42 assists and 59 ground balls.

D Jack McClure, Lambert, Sr.

Caused 27 turnovers and collected 71 ground balls.

D Andrew Grohovac, West Forsyth, Sr.

Named second team All State, also had three goals and four assists.

D Matthew Lempner, South Forsyth, Sr.

Forced 21 turnovers and collected 34 ground balls.

G Brendan Wehman, Lambert

Caught fire late for one of the top defenses in the southeast.

FOGO Nick Hyden, Forsyth Central, Jr.

Won 80 percent of faceoffs.

Second team

A Sam Tuck, West Forsyth, Sr.

Scored 50 goals with 23 assists.

A Michael McKenzie, Denmark, Jr.

Scored 50 goals with 25 assists.

A Nolan McDonald, South Forsyth, Sr.

Scored 41 goals with 25 assists.

M Christian Rhoad, Lambert, Sr.

Scored 24 goals with 28 assists.

M Hogan Palmer, Pinecrest Academy, Sr.

Rollins signee was exceptionally versatile, with 22 goals, 13 assists and 52 ground balls.

M Ryan Bitterman, Denmark, Fr.

Collected 83 ground balls with 30 points and won 60 percent of faceoffs.

D Stone Brown, Pinecrest Academy, Sr.

Forced 21 turnovers, and collected 36 ground balls.

D Danny Shapiro, Denmark, So.

Collected 40 ground balls and forced 15 turnovers.

D Conor Azar, Forsyth Central, Jr.

Collected 54 ground balls, as well as scoring 3 goals with two assists.

G Nate Gaudio, North Forsyth, Jr.

Saved 65 percent of shots on goal.

FOGO James Vincent, North Forsyth, Sr.

Won 60 percent of faceoffs.