Congratulations to the 2017 Arizona USL Award Recipients. These finalists were at the top of their class.
All American - Ali Archer (Chaparral) & Kayla Swanson (Xavier)
A US Lacrosse All-American is a player who exhibits superior skills and techniques and possesses exceptional game sense and knowledge. A US Lacrosse All-American is one of the best players in the United States, while also embodying excellent sportsmanship.
All Academic - Sierra Averill (Pinnacle) & Lauren Prince (Chaparral)
A US Lacrosse All-Academic honoree is a player who exhibits exemplary lacrosse skills, good sportsmanship on the field, and represents high standards of academic achievement in the classroom.
Coach of the Year - Riley Winter (Pinnacle)
This award honors those Head Coaches in each area from both the men’s and women’s game who exemplify the ideals of the game of lacrosse. The award is intended to recognize the individuals overall coaching performance and contribution, not just coaching wins - although they may be considered.
Jackie Pitts - Caroline Livingston (Horizon) This award recognizes a senior player in each area who truly honors the game of lacrosse, is invested in the development of the game in her community, is an exceptional player who continually strives to improve her game, and is an exemplary member of her team. She exemplifies the spirit of the game, on and off the field. Academically, she is an outstanding student and a valued role model in her school.