Monday, January 24, 2011
Crowley taken first overall by Nationals
Kevin Crowley of New Westminster, B.C. was the first overall pick by the Hamilton Nationals Friday in the 2011 Major League Lacrosse Collegiate Draft.
Senior midfielder, who played for Stony Brook University was honoured as the Division I Preseason Player of the Year by Lacrosse Magazine. Crowley became the first player in Stony Brook men's lacrosse history to earn first team All-America honors after scoring 51 goals with 26 assists. The 2010 America East Conference Player of the Year, he led NCAA Division I by averaging 4.53 points per game and scored a goal in 16 of 17 games.
The recipient of the Enners Award by the USILA, Crowley enters his senior season needing just 26 points to break the Seawolves' career scoring record. He has 101 career goals with 75 assists in three seasons.
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