Watch Lists

SECOND ROUND OF ADDITIONS ANNOUNCED FOR THE TEWAARATON AWARD WATCH LISTS PRESENTED BY UNDER ARMOUR

WASHINGTON, April 7 – The Tewaaraton Foundation has announced the second round of additions to the 2016 Tewaaraton Award Men’s and Women’s Watch Lists, presented by Under Armour. The lists include the top players across all three divisions of NCAA lacrosse and highlight the early contenders for the Tewaaraton Award, which will be announced June 2 in Washington, D.C.

“These players have truly earned this recognition by the selection committees through their hard work and commitment,” noted Jeffrey Harvey, chairman of the Tewaaraton Foundation. “Congratulations to these individuals and their teammates.”

The Tewaaraton Award annually honors the top male and female college lacrosse player in the United States. The selection committees are comprised of premier college coaches and are appointed annually by the Tewaaraton Foundation.

Kylor Bellistri, Brown – Sr., Attack
Cole Johnson, Army – Jr., Attack
Michael Keasey, Yale – Sr., Midfield
Chris Keating, Yale – Jr., Defense
Seth Oakes, Albany – Jr., Attack
Steve Pontrello, North Carolina – Sr., Attack
Dylan Protesto, Hartford – Soph., Faceoff
Matt Rees, Navy – Jr., Defense
Eric Scott, Yale – Jr., Midfield
Joe Seider, Towson – Jr., Attack

Women’s Second Round Additions
Emily Delaney, LIU Post – Sr., Attack
Nadine Hadnagy, Maryland – Jr., Defense
Brittany Read, Louisville – Soph., Goalie

The first round of watch list additions was announced on March 9. On April 28, the field will be narrowed to 25 men’s and 25 women’s nominees. Nominees can be players on the watch lists or players not on the watch lists, effectively allowing for a third round of additions. The 2016 Tewaaraton Watch List of the top 100 players in college lacrosse was announced on Feb. 23.

Five men’s and five women’s finalists will be announced on May 12 and invited to the ceremony. The 16th annual Tewaaraton Award Ceremony will be held in Washington, D.C., on June 2.

Under Armour returns as the proud presenting sponsor of The Tewaaraton Award in honoring the top collegiate lacrosse players in the United States.


 

TEWAARATON AWARD, PRESENTED BY UNDER ARMOUR, ANNOUNCES MEN’S AND WOMEN’S WATCH LISTS ADDITIONS

WASHINGTON, March 17 – The Tewaaraton Foundation has announced the first round of additions to the 2016 Tewaaraton Award Men’s and Women’s Watch Lists, presented by Under Armour. The lists include the top players across all three divisions of NCAA lacrosse and highlight the early contenders for the Tewaaraton Award.

“These players have the attention of the top coaches and are added to the mix of those that will be considered for the game’s top award,” said Jeff Harvey, chairman of the Tewaaraton Foundation. “This is fine recognition for their exceptional play to start the 2016 season.”

The Tewaaraton Award annually honors the top male and female college lacrosse player in the United States. The selection committees are comprised of premier college coaches and are appointed annually by the Tewaaraton Foundation.

Men’s First Round Additions
Gianni Bianchin, Massachusetts – Jr., Midfield
Josh Byrne, Hofstra – Jr., Attack
Jack Curran, Villanova – Sr., Midfield
John Edmonds, Cornell – Sr., Midfield
Chris Fennell, Navy – Jr., Defense
Connor Fields, Albany – Soph., Attack
Jake Froccaro, Villanova – Jr., Midfield
Mitch Goldberg, Richmond – Jr., Attack
Domenic Massimilian, Cornell – Jr., Faceoff
Luke Palmadesso, Villanova – Soph., Faceoff
Ben Reeves, Yale – Soph., Attack
Blaze Riorden, Albany – Sr., Goalie
Zack Sikora, Rutgers – Sr., Long-stick midfield
Shack Stanwick, Johns Hopkins – Soph., Attack
Sam Talkow, Boston – Jr., Faceoff

Women’s First Round Additions
Ellie DeGarmo, Princeton – Jr., Goalie
Nicole Graziano, Florida – Sr., Midfield

Players not named to the initial list or first round of additions have several more opportunities to play their way into a spot as the season progresses. A second round of watch list additions, if applicable, will be announced on April 7. On April 28, the field will be narrowed to 25 men’s and 25 women’s nominees. Nominees can be players on the watch lists or players not on the watch lists, effectively allowing for a third round of additions. The 2016 Tewaaraton Watch List of the top 100 players in collegiate lacrosse was announced on Feb. 23.

Five men’s and five women’s finalists will be announced on May 12 and invited to the ceremony. The 16th annual Tewaaraton Award Ceremony will be held in Washington, D.C., on June 2.


 

TEWAARATON AWARD ANNOUNCES 2016 MEN’S AND WOMEN’S WATCH LISTS

NEW YORK, February 23 – The Tewaaraton Foundation has announced the 2016 Tewaaraton Award men’s and women’s watch lists. The lists include the top players across all three divisions of NCAA lacrosse and highlight the early contenders for the 2016 Tewaaraton Award, presented by Under Armour.

Among the 2016 watch lists returnees are six former finalists. Four of the five 2015 women’s finalists return to the watch list, including 2014 and 2015 winner Taylor Cummings (Maryland), Sarah Mannelly (Boston College), Barbara Sullivan (Notre Dame), Kayla Treanor (Syracuse). Myles Jones (Duke) and Matt Kavanagh (Notre Dame), each finalists a year ago, return on the men’s side.

“The national reach of quality players is evident in this list, with players from all regions of the country, along with a strong group of six former winners and finalists,” said Jeff Harvey, chairman of The Tewaaraton Foundation. “As the season unfolds, we are excited for another deserving group of Tewaaraton Award candidates to emerge and we look forward to welcoming them to Washington, D.C. in early June.”

The Tewaaraton Award, presented by Under Armour, annually honors the top male and female college lacrosse player in the United States. The selection committees are made up of premier collegiate coaches and are appointed annually by The Tewaaraton Foundation.

The 50 men’s and 50 women’s watch list candidates, with school, year and position noted:

Men’s Watch List:

Ryan Ambler, Princeton – Sr., Attack

Nick Aponte, Penn State – Jr., Attack

Trevor Baptiste, Denver – Soph., Faceoff

Matt Barrett, Virginia – Jr., Goalie

Craig Berge, Georgetown – Soph., Midfield

Kyle Bernlohr, Maryland – Sr., Goalie

Scott Bieda, Rutgers – Sr., Attack

Ryan Brown, Johns Hopkins – Sr., Attack

Christian Burgdorf, Denver – Jr., Defense

Connor Cannizzaro, Denver – Jr., Attack

Deemer Class, Duke – Sr., Midfield

Greg Coholan, Virginia – Sr., Midfield

Peter Conley, Georgetown – Jr., Midfield

Zach Currier, Princeton – Jr., Midfield

Nick Doktor, Penn – Sr., Attack

Dylan Donahue, Syracuse – Sr., Attack

Devin Dwyer, Harvard – Sr., Attack

Brody Eastwood, Stony Brook – Sr., Attack

Conor Gately, Marquette – Sr., Attack

Luke Goldstock, North Carolina – Jr., Attack

Robby Haus, Ohio State – Sr., Defense

Zach Herreweyers, Loyola – Sr., Attack

Stephen Jahelka, Harvard – Sr., Defense

Myles Jones, Duke – Sr., Midfield

Matt Kavanagh, Notre Dame – Sr., Attack

Larken Kemp, Brown – Jr., LSM

Matt Landis, Notre Dame – Sr., Defense

Nate Lewnes, UMBC – Sr., Attack

Sam Llinares, Hofstra – Sr., Attack

Dan Lomas, High Point – Sr., Attack

Zach Miller, Denver – Jr., Midfield

Dylan Molloy, Brown – Jr., Attack

Brandon Mullins, Syracuse – Sr., Defense

Tyler Pace, Denver – Jr., Midfield

James Pannell, Virginia – Sr., Attack

Sergio Perkovic, Notre Dame – Jr., Midfield

Austin Pifani, North Carolina – Jr., Defense

Michael Quinn, Yale – Sr., Defense

Joseph Radin, Marist – Sr., Attack

Michael Rastivo, St. Joseph’s – Jr., Attack

Kevin Reisman, Limestone – Jr., Midfield

Challen Rogers, Stony Brook – Sr., Midfield

TJ Sanders, Penn State – Sr., Attack

Tanner Scales, Virginia – Jr., Defense

Brian Sherlock, Loyola – Jr., Midfield

John Uppgren, Tufts – Sr., Attack

Gunnar Waldt, Bryant – Sr., Goalie

Tyler White, Towson – Sr., Goalie

Ben Williams, Syracuse – Jr., Faceoff

Zed Williams, Virginia – Jr., Midfield

 

Women’s Watch List:

Madison Acton, Duke – Sr., Attack

Adrienne Anderson, Stanford – Sr., Defense

Liz Bannantine, Princeton – Sr., Defense

Erica Bodt, Syracuse – Sr., Midfield

Rachel Bowles, Albany – Sr., Midfield

Nina Corcoran, Penn – Sr., Attack

Kaleigh Craig, Northwestern – Sr., Attack

Maddie Crutchfield, Duke – Soph., Midfield

Taylor Cummings, Maryland – Sr., Midfield

Cian Dabrowski, Ohio State – Sr., Attack

Alex Dalton, Notre Dame – Jr., Midfield

Lucy Dikeo, Stanford – Sr., Midfield

Dene DiMartino, Johns Hopkins – Sr., Midfield

Kelsey Duryea, Duke – Sr., Goalie

Erika Eipp, Massachusetts – Sr., Attack

Caroline Fitzgerald, Florida – Sr., Defense

Cortney Fortunato, Notre Dame – Jr., Attack

Erica Geremia, LeMoyne – Sr., Attack

Jaci Gordon, James Madison – Sr., Midfield

Olivia Hompe, Princeton – Jr., Attack

Jackie Jahelka, Adelphi – Sr., Attack

Amanda Johansen, USC – Sr., Midfield

Kenzie Kent, Boston College – Soph., Midfield

Lauren Kwasnowski, Connecticut – Sr., Defense

Selena Lasota, Northwestern – Soph., Attack

Maddy Lesher, Loyola – Sr., Defense

Jaclyn Leto, Dartmouth – Sr., Midfield

Halle Majorana, Syracuse – Sr., Attack

Sarah Mannelly, Boston College – Sr., Midfield

Caroline Margolis, Boston College – Sr., Midfield

Marie McCool, North Carolina – Soph., Midfield

Alice Mercer, Maryland – Sr., Defense

Aly Messinger, North Carolina – Sr., Attack

Michaela Michael, USC – Jr., Attack

Tara Monaghan, SUNY Cortland – Sr., Midfield

Kay Morissette, Louisville – Sr., Midfield

Jenna Mosketti, Penn State – Sr., Attack

Sheila Nesselbush, Northwestern – Jr., Midfield

Kylie Ohmiller, Stony Brook – Soph., Attack

Claire Scarrone, Duke – Sr., Defense

Haley Schweizer, Johns Hopkins – Jr., Midfield

Emi Smith, Penn State – Sr., Goalie

Abby Smucker, Penn State – Jr., Midfield

Mollie Stevens, Florida – Sr., Midfield

Zoe Stukenburg, Maryland – Jr., Midfield

Barbara Sullivan, Notre Dame – Grad., Defense

Kayla Treanor, Syracuse – Sr., Attack

Rachel Vander Kolk, Virginia – Soph., Goalie

Caylee Waters, North Carolina – Jr., Goalie

Megan Whittle, Maryland – Soph., Attack

Players not named to the initial list have several opportunities to play their way into a spot as the season progresses. Watch list additions, if applicable, will be announced on March 17 and April 7. On April 28, the field will be narrowed to 25 men’s and 25 women’s nominees. Nominees can be players on the watch lists or players not on the watch lists, effectively allowing for a third round of additions. Five men’s and five women’s finalists will be announced on May 12 and invited to the ceremony. The 16th annual Tewaaraton Award Ceremony will be held in Washington, D.C., on June 2.

For more information on the Tewaaraton Foundation or to attend this exciting event, visit tewaaraton.com. Like and follow The Tewaaraton Foundation at facebook.com/tewaaraton, twitter.com/tewaaraton and instagram.com/tewaaraton.

About The Tewaaraton Foundation

Founded at the University Club of Washington DC and first presented in 2001, the Tewaaraton Award is recognized as the preeminent lacrosse award, annually honoring the top male and female college lacrosse player in the United States. Endorsed by the Mohawk Nation Council of Elders and U.S. Lacrosse, the Tewaaraton Award symbolizes lacrosse’s centuries-old roots in Native American heritage. The Tewaaraton Foundation ensures the integrity and advances the mission of this award. Each year, the Tewaaraton Award celebrates one of the six tribal nations of the Iroquois Confederacy – the Mohawk, Cayuga, Oneida, Onondaga, Seneca and Tuscarora – and presents two scholarships to students of Native American descent. To learn more about The Tewaaraton Foundation, please visit www.tewaaraton.com.

About Under Armour, Inc.

Under Armour (NYSE: UA), the originator of performance footwear, apparel and equipment, revolutionized how athletes across the world dress. Designed to make all athletes better, the brand’s innovative products are sold worldwide to athletes at all levels. The Under Armour Connected Fitness™ platform powers the world’s largest digital health and fitness community through a suite of applications: UA Record, MapMyFitness, Endomondo and MyFitnessPal. The Under Armour global headquarters is in Baltimore, Md. For further information, please visit the company’s website at www.uabiz.com.


2015 

Tewaaraton Award, Presented by Under Armour, Announces Men’s and Women’s Watch Lists

NEW YORK, February 26, 2015 – The Tewaaraton Foundation has announced the 2015 Tewaaraton Award men’s and women’s watch lists. The lists include the top players across all three divisions of NCAA lacrosse and highlight the early contenders for the 2015 Tewaaraton Award, presented by Under Armour.

Among 2015 watch lists returnees are five former finalists. Four of the five 2014 women’s finalists return to the watch list, including Megan Douty (Maryland), Shannon Gilroy (Florida), Kayla Treanor (Syracuse) and 2014 winner Taylor Cummings (Maryland). Last year’s co-winner, Lyle Thompson (Albany), returns on the men’s side.

“The national reach of quality players is evident in this list, with players from all regions of the country, along with a strong group of five former winners and finalists,” said Jeff Harvey, chairman of The Tewaaraton Foundation. “As the season unfolds, we are excited for another deserving group of Tewaaraton Award candidates to emerge and we look forward to welcoming them to Washington, DC in May.”

The Tewaaraton Award annually honors the top male and female college lacrosse player in the United States. The selection committees are made up of premier collegiate coaches and are appointed annually by The Tewaaraton Foundation.

The 50 men’s and 50 women’s watch list candidates, with position, school, and graduation year noted:

MEN’S WATCH LIST

Cole Bailey, Tufts – Sr., A
Wesley Berg, Denver – Sr., A
Jimmy Bitter, North Carolina – Sr., A
Ryan Brown, Johns Hopkins – Jr., A
Connor Buczek, Cornell – Sr., M
Connor Cannizzaro, Denver – So.., A
Deemer Class, Duke – Jr., M
David Dickson, Bucknell – Sr., M
Dylan Donahue, Syracuse – Jr., A
Matt Donovan, Cornell – Sr., M
Devin Dwyer, Harvard – Jr., A
Jake Froccaro, Princeton – Jr., M
Conor Gately, Marquette – Jr., A
John Glesener, Army – Sr., A
Andrew Hodgson, Towson – Sr., M
Ryan Izzo, Massachusetts – Sr., M
Stephen Jahelka, Harvard – Jr., D
Myles Jones, Duke – Jr., M
Matt Kavanagh, Notre Dame – Jr., A
Jesse King, Ohio State – Sr., M
Matt Landis, Notre Dame – Jr., D
Sam Llinares, Hofstra – Jr., A
Dan Lomas, High Point – Jr., A
Alex Love, Hobart – Sr., A
Mike MacDonald, Princeton – Sr., A
Kevin Massa, Bryant – Sr., FO
Brandon Mullins, Syracuse – Jr., D
Joe Nardella, Rutgers – Sr., M
Jack Near, Notre Dame – Sr., M
Conrad Oberbeck, Yale – Sr., A
James Pannell, Virginia – Jr., A
Michael Pellegrino, Johns Hopkins – Sr., LSM
Sergio Perkovic, Notre Dame – So., M
Matt Poillon, Lehigh – Sr., G
Nikko Pontrello, Loyola – Sr., A
Charlie Raffa, Maryland – Sr., FO
Kevin Rice, Syracuse – Sr., A
Challen Rogers, Stony Brook – Jr., A
Joey Sankey, North Carolina – Sr., A
Nick Saputo, Drexel – Sr., M
Sam Somers, Army – Sr., G
Randy Staats, Syracuse – Sr., A
Wells Stanwick, Johns Hopkins – Sr., A
Dan Taylor, Lehigh – Sr., A
Lyle Thompson, Albany – Sr., A
Ryan Tucker, Virginia – Sr., M
Chad Tutton, North Carolina – Sr., M
Gunner Waldt, Bryant – Jr., G
Ryan Walsh, Colgate – Sr., A
Zed Williams, Virginia – So., M

WOMEN’S WATCH LIST

Bethany Baer, Salisbury – Sr., M
Nora Barry, Florida – Sr., M
Bridget Bianco, Northwestern – Sr., G
Casey Bocklet, Virginia – Sr., A
Kathleen Chase, Ohio State – Sr., A
Jackie Cifarelli, Ohio State – Sr., A
Brittney Coppa, North Carolina – Sr., M
Taylor Cummings, Maryland – Jr., M
Madison Cyr, Penn State – Jr., M
Tori DeScenza, Ohio State – Sr., G
Dene DiMartino, Johns Hopkins – Jr., M
Kelsea Donnelly, Towson – Sr., G
Megan Douty, Maryland – Sr., D
Hannah Farr, Stanford – Sr., M
Lucy Ferguson, Penn – Sr., G
Stephanie Finley, James Madison – Sr., A
Cortney Fortunato, Notre Dame – So., A
Alexa Froccaro, Adelphi – Sr., M
Erica Geremia, Le Moyne – Jr., A
Shannon Gilroy, Florida – Sr., M
Brooke Griffin, Maryland – Sr., A
Hannah Hook, Denver – Sr., G
Maddy Lesher, Loyola – Jr., D
Meg Markham, Penn – Sr., D
Kerrin Maurer, Duke – Sr., A
Maggie McCormick, Penn State – Sr., A
Erin McMunn, Princeton – Sr., A
Kelly McPartland, Maryland – Sr., M
Alice Mercer, Maryland – Jr., D
Aly Messinger, North Carolina – Jr., A
Kaylin Morissette, Louisville – Jr., M
Kara Mupo, Northwestern – Sr., A
Jessica Pandolf, Lock Haven – Sr., M
Laurel Pascal, Middlebury – Jr., M
Andi Raymond, Towson – Sr., A
Jill Remenapp, Denver – Sr., A
Mikaela Rix, Boston College – Sr., M
Michelle Rubino, Stony Brook – Sr., M
Erin Slifer, Princeton – Sr., M
Covie Stanwick, Boston College – Sr., A
Morgan Stephens, Virginia – Sr., D
Barbara Sullivan, Notre Dame – Sr., D
Courtney Swan, Virginia – Sr., A
Annie Thomas, Loyola – Sr., A
Lindsay Toppe, Cornell – Sr., A
Kayla Treanor, Syracuse – Jr., A
Taylor Trimble, Duke – Sr., M
Taryn VanThof, Loyola – Sr., M
Courtney Waite, North Carolina – Sr., D
Caylee Waters, North Carolina – So., G

TEWAARATON AWARD, PRESENTED BY UNDER ARMOUR, ANNOUNCES MEN’S AND WOMEN’S WATCH LISTS ADDITIONS

Women’s First Round Additions
Tory Bensen, Penn – Sr., A
Rachel Bowles, Albany – Jr., M
Megan Whittle, Maryland – Fr., A

Men’s First Round Additions
Mike Begley, Marist – Sr., M
Kyle Bernlohr, Maryland – Jr., G
Greg Coholan, Virginia – Jr., M
Zach Currier, Princeton – So., M
Brady Dove, Navy – So., F/O
Luke Goldstock, North Carolina – So., A
Zach Herreweyers, Loyola – Jr., A
Casey Ikeda, Maryland – Sr., D
Dylan Molloy, Brown – So., A
Kip Orban, Princeton – Sr., M
Ben Williams, Syracuse – So., M

Players not named to the initial list have several opportunities to play their way into a spot as the season progresses. Watch lists additions, if applicable, will be announced on March 19 and April 9. On April 23, the field will be narrowed to 25 men’s and 25 women’s nominees. Nominees can be players on the watch lists or players not on the watch lists, effectively allowing for a third round of additions. Five men’s and five women’s finalists will be announced on May 7 and invited to the ceremony. The Tewaaraton Award Ceremony will be held in Washington, D.C., on May 28, 2015, at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of the American Indian.

For more information on the Tewaaraton Award or to attend these exciting events, visit Tewaaraton.com. Like and follow The Tewaaraton Foundation at Facebook.com/Tewaaraton, Twitter.com/Tewaaraton and Instagram.com/Tewaaraton.

TEWAARATON AWARD, PRESENTED BY UNDER ARMOUR, ANNOUNCES SECOND ROUND OF MEN’S AND WOMEN’S WATCH LISTS ADDITIONS

WASHINGTON, April 9 – The Tewaaraton Foundation has announced the first round of additions to the 2015 Tewaaraton Award Men’s and Women’s Watch Lists, presented by Under Armour. The lists include the top players across all three divisions of NCAA lacrosse and highlight the early contenders for the Tewaaraton Award, which will be announced May 28 in Washington, D.C.

“These additions are validation for these deserving players that their hard work and commitment has been acknowledged by the selection committees,” noted Jeffrey Harvey, Chairman of The Tewaaraton Foundation. “Congratulations to these individuals and their teammates.”

The Tewaaraton Award annually honors the top male and female college lacrosse player in the United States. The selection committees are comprised of premier collegiate coaches and are appointed annually by the Tewaaraton Foundation.

Women’s Second Round Additions

Brittain Altomare, Hofstra – Sr., A
Liza Blue, Virginia – Sr., A
Kelsey Duryea, Duke – Jr., G
Martha Griffin, Trinity – Jr., M
Selena Lasota, Northwestern – Fr., A

Men’s Second Round Additions

Trevor Baptiste, Denver – Fr., F/O
Matt Rambo, Maryland – So., A
Mike Rooney, Stony Brook – Sr., M

On April 23, the field will be narrowed to 25 men’s and 25 women’s nominees. Nominees can be players on the watch lists or players not on the watch lists, effectively allowing for a third round of additions. Five men’s and five women’s finalists will be announced on May 7 and invited to the ceremony. The Tewaaraton Award Ceremony will be held in Washington,

D.C., on May 28, 2015, at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of the American Indian.

This year’s initial Watch List was announced on Feb. 28 and included the best 50 men’s and best 50 women’s college lacrosse players in the country. The first list of additions added three women’s players and 11 men’s players on March 19.

About The Tewaaraton Foundation
The Tewaaraton Award is recognized as the pre-eminent lacrosse award, annually honoring the top male and female college lacrosse player in the United States. The Award symbolizes lacrosse’s centuries-old roots in Native American heritage and is endorsed by the Mohawk Nation Council of Elders and US Lacrosse. The Tewaaraton Foundation is a non-profit that defines the mission and upholds the integrity of The Tewaaraton Award. Each year, the Tewaaraton Award celebrates one of the six tribal nations of the Iroquois Confederacy – the Mohawk, Cayuga, Oneida, Onondaga, Seneca and Tuscarora – and presents two scholarships to students of Native American descent. To learn more about The Tewaaraton Foundation, visit www.tewaaraton.com.

About Under Armour, Inc.
Under Armour (NYSE: UA), the originator of performance footwear, apparel and equipment, revolutionized how athletes across the world dress. Designed to make all athletes better, the brand’s innovative products are sold worldwide to athletes at all levels. The Under Armour Connected Fitness™ platform powers the world’s largest digital health and fitness community through a suite of applications: UA Record, MapMyFitness, Endomondo and MyFitnessPal. The Under Armour global headquarters is in Baltimore, Maryland. For further information, please visit the Company’s website at www.uabiz.com.

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