Matt Farrell Named To All-Patriot League Second Team

Holy Cross Athletics   04-23-2018

WORCESTER, Mass. – Holy Cross men’s lacrosse junior Matt Farrell has earned second team All-Patriot League honors, as voted on by the conferences’ coaches. This is the first time the junior defenseman has received All-Patriot League accolades.


In the 2018 season, Farrell consistently led the Crusader defense. He recorded a team-best 19 caused turnovers in 12 games played. Farrell added 50 ground balls and started in all 12 games for Holy Cross. The defenseman added one goal and one assist for two points on the season.


In his career as a Crusader, Farrell has recorded 113 ground balls and 41 caused turnovers. He has added two goals and three assists for five career points.


2018 Men’s Lacrosse All-Patriot League and Major Awards

Offensive Player of the Year – Pat Spencer, Loyola Maryland, Jr., A

Defensive Player of the Year – Foster Huggins, Loyola Maryland, Sr., D

Faceoff Specialist of the Year – Joe Varello, Navy, Sr., FO

Goalkeeper of the Year – Jacob Stover, Loyola Maryland, Jr., GK 

Rookie of the Year – Chris Gray, Boston University, Fr., A

The William Lawson Coach of the Year – Frank Fedorjaka, Bucknell

First Team*

Chris Gray, Boston U., Fr., A

Will Sands, Bucknell, Sr., A

Andrew Pettit, Lehigh, Jr., A

Pat Spencer, Loyola Maryland, Jr., A

David Symmes, Army West Point, Sr., M

Sean O’Brien, Bucknell, Sr., M

Jay Drapeau, Loyola Maryland, Sr., M

Greyson Torrain, Navy, Jr., M

John Surdick, Army West Point, Jr., D

Craig Chick, Lehigh, Jr., D

Foster Huggins, Loyola Maryland, Sr., D

Mike Strack, Loyola Maryland, Sr., D

Joe Varello, Navy, Sr., FO

Conor Gaffney, Lehigh, So., FO

Jon Lamonica, Army West Point, Sr., LSM

Brian Begley, Loyola Maryland, Sr., SSDM

Jacob Stover, Loyola Maryland, Jr., GK


Second Team^

Jack Wilson, Boston U., Sr., A

Connor O’Hara, Bucknell, Sr., A

Mike Hawkins, Colgate, Fr., A

Lucas Spence, Lehigh, Jr., A

Reed Malas, Bucknell, Jr., M

Sam Cleveland, Colgate, So., M

Griffin Brown, Colgate, So., M

Jon Duffy, Loyola Maryland, Jr., M

Ryan Wade, Navy, Jr., M

Matt Gilray, Bucknell, Sr., D

Benny Borgognone, Bucknell, Sr., D

Matt Farrell, Holy Cross, Jr., D

Eddie Bouhall, Lehigh, Jr., D

Ryan Kern, Navy, So., GK

Teddy Leggett, Lehigh, Fr., LSM

DJ Plumer, Navy, Sr., SSDM

*Due to a tie, there are two faceoff specialist on the first team and no faceoff specialist on the second team

^Due to a tie, there are five midfielders on the second team





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