After securing the 2019 U.S. Lacrosse Southern Section Championships, members of St. Margaret's lacrosse programs have been recognized among the best of the best in Orange County lacrosse. OCVarsity Boys Lacrosse Athlete of the Year:
Groeninger capped off an exemplary high school career, nabbing Athlete of the Year honors for the second consecutive year. Groeninger amassed 411 career points on 206 goals and 205 assists, making him the all-time leading scorer in California history. Groeninger will take his talents to Bryant University in the fall.
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.MaxLaxOC.com Players of the Year:
Kevin Groeninger and Stuart Pollard
Groeninger and Pollard combined their talents to guide St. Margaret's to its first Southern Section title since 2015 and the duo have been recognized as Orange County Players of the Year. Groeninger's 60 goals in the 2019 season were made possible in large part to Pollard's domination at the face-off x. Pollard produced for the Tartans an incredible 385 face-off wins out of 472 attempts (81.6%), keeping St. Margaret's in possession of the ball for the majority of games played. Pollard has committed to The College of the Holy Cross.
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.U.S. Lacrosse All-Americans
Koa Todd U.S. Lacrosse Academic All-Americans
Zane Handy OCVarsity All-County Boys
Duke Ballard, Long-Stick Midfield
Kevin Groeninger, Attack
Zane Handy, Goalie
Stuart Pollard, Face-Off Specialist
Koa Todd, Midfield
Nico Vorzimer, Midfield
Cooper Barkate, Midfield
Nate Sanchez, Attack Girls
Maddie Barkate, Midfield
Campbell Case, Midfield
Jordan Miles, Attack
Niki Miles, Attack
Ashlee Caruana, St. Margaret’s, Defense, Sr.
Grace Karstetter, St. Margaret’s, Attack, Fr.
Olivia Young, St. Margaret’s, Goalie, So. MaxLaxOC.com All-County Boys