Former SI standout, Roy Lang (2 time HS AA, 1st team NCAA DI AA) has been nominated for the 2012 Tewaaraton award. Considered the nation's most versatile Midfielder, Roy is among only 25 players in the country to be a nominee for the most prestigious award in Lacrosse. You can read a Cornell article on Roy's nomination at:
Interestingly, more than ten percent of the Tewaaraton candidates are from the Western United States, as Peter Baum (former Oregon HS AA) of Colgate, and Pierce Bassett (former AZ HS AA) join Roy on the 2012 Tewaaraton nominee list.
The first-ever Tewaaraton nomination for NorCal and the largest percentage of Western players ever for the Tewaaraton. The Westerly winds of change in the lax world have gone from gentle breezes to near hurricane force!