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Player of the Week
TJ Malone, Haverford School (Pa.)
Malone helped the Fords to an undefeated week, which included wins over two nationally-ranked teams. The junior had 17 points in three games, which included 10 goals. Malone started the week with a three-goal, one-assist game to help the Fords erase a 5-3 halftime deficit to Boys’ Latin (Baltimore) on Tuesday. Haverford went on to win 12-11 over the Lakers. He followed that up with a five-goal, one-assist performance to help the Fords defeat conference rival Malvern Prep (Pa.) 15-11 in what could prove a decider in which team wins the Inter-Ac this season.
He finished the week with a five-assist, two-goal game in a 13-10 win over Strath Haven (Pa.) as part of the Checking for Cancer tournament.
Brett Baskin, La Salle College (Pa.)
Baskin scored four goals and had one assist as LaSalle knocked off previously undefeated Malvern Prep (Pa.) on April 4.
Topher Bligh, St. Ignatius Prep (Calif.)
Bligh scored 10 goals and had six assists in three games for the Wildcats last week. Bligh capped the week with a five-point game against Loyola Prep (Calif.), scoring three goals and two assists. He had four goals and one assist against St. Margaret’s on April 5 and three goals and three assists against Archbishop Mitty (Calif.)
Mike Clibanoff, La Salle College (Pa.)
The junior goalie helped the Explorers rebound from a loss to Hill Academy (Ontario, Canada) by making 20 saves against previously undefeated Malvern Prep (Pa.) on April 4. The Ohio State commit helped La Salle College to the 8-6 victory. La Salle’s game against Cardinal O’Hara (Pa.) was postponed, then in an 18-0 win over Bonner-Prendergast (Pa.), head coach Bill Leahy used the team’s backup goalie.
Joey Epstein, Landon (Md.)
Epstein helped the Bears to a 11-5 win over previously undefeated Severn (Severna Park, Md.) on Tuesday. The junior scored six goals and had one assist in the victory.
Kevin Lindley, Darien (Conn.)
Lindley scored nine goals and had one assist as Darien (Conn.) defeated Niskayuna (N.Y.) 17-9 on Saturday. The Loyola commit scored five goals and had two assists in a 22-1 win over Brien McMahon (Norwalk, Conn.) on April 4.
Kyle Long, Springfield-Delco (Pa.)
Long scored three goals in a 6-5 win over Garnet Valley (Pa.) on April 6. He had three assists against Marple Newtown (Pa.) on April 4. The Maryland commit finished the week with a five-assist, three-goal performance in a 13-5 win over Spring-Ford (Pa.) on Saturday. Overall, Long had 14 points in three games this week.
Jack Parr, McDonogh (Md.)
Parr had a game-high four goals and one assist as McDonogh defeated Bullis (Md.) 10-4 last Sunday. The senior helped the Eagles avenge their only loss of 2016 with the victory. The senior followed that up with a four-point game against nationally ranked New Canaan (Conn.) on Friday. Parr had two goals and two assists in the victory. The Brown commit also had seven points (5 goals, 2 assists) against Hereford (Md.) on April 7.
Regan Quinn, Chaminade (N.Y.)
Quinn scored three goals to help the Flyers to a 12-6 win over rival St. Anthony’s (N.Y.) on April 5. The Fairfield commit followed that up with a three-goal, one-assist performance in a 7-5 win over Ward Melville (N.Y.) on Saturday. Quinn has nine goals and three assists on the season.
Will Ramos, Nyack (N.Y.)
Ramos became just the 12th-known player to reach 1,000 career saves with six saves in a 17-3 win over Edgemont (N.Y.) on Saturday. The Albany commit is the ninth player from New York to reach that mark.
Jackson Rieger, John Jay (N.Y.)
Rieger totaled 13 points in impressive fashion for John Jay (Cross River, N.Y.) on Monday. The senior dished out seven assists and scored three goals, including the game-winner in overtime to lead his team to a 17-16 win over Smithtown East (N.Y.).
Marty Shargel, Agoura (Calif.)
Shargel scored five of his team’s 10 goals in a 10-9 win over Newbury Park (Calif.). The future Onondaga Community College player helped his team to its second consecutive win, and a win over a Top 10-ranked team in the area. Shargel has 38 points in 12 games this season.
2017 Players of the Week
|Feb. 12||Marc Galindo||Immokalee||FL|
|Honorable Mention: Jed Dalton, South Fork (Fla.); Brennen Fountain, The First Academy (Fla.); Matthew Keeler, Ponte Vedra (Fla.); Jack Phipps, Bolles (Fla.)|
|Feb. 19||Reid Smith||Ponte Vedra||FL|
|Honorable Mention: Mikey Berkman, West Orange (Fla.); Jacob Hicks, Oak Hall (Fla.); Matthew Keeler, Ponte Vedra (Fla.); Zack Pacheco, Marist (Ga.); Trent Parker, South Fork (Fla.); Nicky Solomon, Centennial (Ga.)|
|Feb. 26||Oliver Alpert||St. Andrew's||FL|
|Honorable Mention: Brad Baker, Tampa Jesuit (Fla.); Joey Guglielmo, St. Thomas Aquinas (Fla.); Matt Adams, St. Andrew's (Fla.); Chris Ryan, Monte Vista-Danville (Cailf.); Evan Vogel, Buchholz (Fla.); Payton St. Geme, St. Ignatius Prep (Calif.)|
|March 6||Alex Walker||Lambert||GA|
|Honorable Mention: Brad Baker, Tampa Jesuit (Fla.); Jack Goller, Marin Catholic (Calif.); Preston Lalicker, Apex (N.C.); Blake Lecky, Lake Norman (N.C.); Eric Overbay, Lambert (Ga.); Wyatt Peek, Mill Creek (Ga.); Peter Salit, Johns Creek (Ga.); Wyatt Schupler, Ponte Vedra (Fla.); Marty Shargel, Agoura (Calif.)|
|March 13||Kadin Kightlinger||Bishop O'Connell||VA|
|Honorable Mention: Matt Adams, St. Andrew's (Fla.); Jackson Lamb, Oak Hall (Fla.); Mason O'Hanlon, Loyola-Los Angeles (Calif.); Carson Sorrells, Allatoona (Ga.); Alderik van der Heyde, Torrey Pines (Calif.); Sean Voelkel, Chapel Hill (N.C.); Tim Vanderlinde, Creekside (Fla.)|
|March 20||Reed Babcock||Regis Jesuit||CO|
|Honorable Mention: Payton St. Geme, St. Ignatius Prep (Calif.); Tyler Hancock, Vail Mountain (Colo.); Jackson Harvey, Arapahoe (Colo.); Ian Krampf, St. Mary's (Md.); Jake Larkin, Green Hope (N.C.); Cory Lund, El Segundo (Calif.); Alex Rode, St. Paul's (Md.); Luke Shilling, Boys' Latin (Md.); Lex Voelker, Ardrey Kell (N.C.)|
|March 27||Clay Welch||Ponte Vedra||FL|
|Honorable Mention: Tyler Bradbury, Oak Park (Calif.); Jared Halverson, Jordan (Durham, N.C.); Gunner Kerig, Maurice J. McDonough (Md.); Logan Posner, St. Paul’s (Md.); Tommy Sopko, Conestoga (Pa.); Taylor Strough, Cold Spring Harbor (N.Y.); Alex Trippi, Bullis (Md.); Jack Traynor, Malvern Prep (Pa.)|
|April 3||Alex Trippi||Bullis||MD|
|Honorable Mention: Eric Cecere, Centennial (Ga.); Kevin Crowley, St. Thomas Aquinas (Fla.); Jonathan Huber, St. Anthony's (N.Y.); Matt Rueter, Holy Ghost Prep (Pa.); Tom Sopko, Conestoga (Pa.); Evan Trizonis, Garnet Valley (Pa.)|
|April 10||TJ Malone||Haverford School||PA|
|Honorable Mention: Brett Baskin, La Salle College (Pa.); Mike Clibanoff, La Salle College (Pa.); Joey Epstein, Landon (Md.); Kevin Lindley, Darien (Conn.); Kyle Long, Springfield-Delco (Pa.); Jack Parr, McDonogh (Md.); Regan Quinn, Chaminade (N.Y.); Will Ramos, Nyack (N.Y.); Jackson Rieger, John Jay (N.Y.)|
|April 17||Trevor Patschorke||Severna Park||MD|
|Honorable Mention: Prescott King, Episcopal Dallas (Texas); Ian Laviano, Cold Spring Harbor (N.Y.); Dalton Lucas, Riverhead (N.Y.); Logan McGovern, Darien (Conn.); Asher Nolting, Cherry Creek (Colo.); Brennan O'Neil, St. Anthony's (N.Y.); Henry Savage, Cherry Creek (Colo.); Nicky Solomon, Centennial (Ga.); Kaleb Stroman, Legend (Colo.)|
|April 24||Bryn Evans||St. Ignatius Prep||CA|
|Honorable Mention: Aleric Fyock, St. Mary's (Md.); Michael Hubbard, Lake Mary (Fla.); Brendan Curry, Calvert Hall (Md.); David Madril, St. Thomas Aquinas (Fla.); Carson Marano, Penn Charter (Pa.); Bryce Mumpower, Lake Mary (Fla.); Jack Ortolano, North Gwinnett (Ga.); Jack Phillips, Lake Highland Prep (Fla.); Keaton Roarick, Old Saybrook (Conn.)|
|May 1||Kevin Crowley||St. Thomas Aquinas||FL|
|Honorable Mention: Jacob Buttermore, Garnet Valley (Pa.); Joe Covino, Fair Lawn (N.J.); Jake Glatz, Boys' Latin (Md.); Cole Grant, Watertown IHS (N.Y.); Jacob Kelly, Calvert Hall (Md.); Logan Mitchell, Wando (S.C.); Jack Parr, McDonogh (Md.); Dom Pryor, Ward Melville (N.Y.); Jake Taylor, Regis Jesuit (Colo.); Sam Weis, Wando (S.C.)|
|May 8||Kevin Lindley||Darien||CT|
|Honorable Mention: JP Basile, Garden City (N.Y.); Ben DeBlauw, Southern (Md.); Peter Garno, Haverford School (Pa.); Austin Hudson, Gilman (Md.); Patrick Kavanagh, Chaminade (N.Y.); Logan Posner, St. Paul's (Md.); Owen Seebold, Highland Park (Texas); Donovan Welsh, Fayetteville-Manlius (N.Y.)|
|May 15||Justin Shockey||Landon||MD|
|Honorable Mention: Ryan Bannon, Hopkinton (Mass.); Hayden Frey, Lincoln-Sudbury (Mass.); Jacob Kelly, Calvert Hall (Md.); John Kiracofe, St. John’s (D.C.); Kyle Laforge, Tyngsborough (Mass.); Luke Millican, Dallas Jesuit (Texas); Evan Sibson, Absegami (N.J.)|
|May 22||Lance Tillman||Valor Christian||CO|
|Honorable Mention: Owen Caputo, Middle Creek (N.C.); Joey Cinque, Christ School (N.C.); Parker MacLean, La Costa Canyon (Calif.); Ryder Mora, Loyola-Los Angeles (Calif.); Nolan Moon, Lassiter (Ga.); Trevor Patschorke, Severna Park (Md.); Jordan Swoyer, Linganore (Md.); Joe Theuer, Loyola-Los Angeles (Calif.); Joe Wolf, Allentown Central Catholic (Pa.)|
|May 29||Logan McGovern||Darien||CT|
|Honorable Mention: JT Bugliosi, Calvert Hall (Md.); Brendan Curry, Calvert Hall (Md.); Ben DeBlauw, Southern (Md.); Greg Gatto, Ridgefield (Conn.); Nico Ipeker, Montgomery (N.J.); Jacob Kelly, Calvert Hall (Md.); Liam Powderly, McDonogh (Md.)|
|June 5||Ryan Brown||Central Bucks East||PA|
|Honorable Mention: Jamie Atkinson, Garden City (N.Y.); Harry Berg, Conestoga (Pa.); Brendan Harman, Avon Grove (Pa.); Eddie Munoz, Ward Melville (N.Y.); Tehoka Nanticoke, IMG Academy (Fla.); T Ridgeway, Georgetown Prep (Md.); Andrew Robbins, Ramapo (N.J.); Tom Schelling, Delbarton (N.J.); Taylor Strough, Cold Spring Harbor (N.Y.); Dylan Watson, Hill Academy (Canada)|
|June 12||Matt Grillo||Ward Melville||NY|
|Honorable Mention: Zach Augustine, Avon Grove (Pa.); Colin Crowley, Delbarton (N.J.); Cameron Gould, Brother Rice (Mich.); Frankie Labetti, Moorestown (N.J.); Kyle Long, Springfield-Delco (Pa.); Kevin Lindley, Darien (Conn.); Jackson Miller, Woodson (Va.); Ryan O’Connell, New Canaan (Conn.); Taylor Strough, Cold Spring Harbor (N.Y.); Jack Sutherland, Lincoln-Sudbury (Mass.)|