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16 Islanders named top lacrosse players

StudentSports.com, a leading national scholastic sports online magazine, has recognized 110 high school lacrosse players from across Washington state in two of its regional watch lists for the upcoming school year.

Released on Monday, the lists of leading NCAA prospects and players to watch from the state include junior and senior boys who are playing lacrosse for Washington and Oregon high schools.

For Washington state, a total of 65 boys from 12 high schools with Division I lacrosse programs and 45 boys from 24 high schools with Division II lacrosse programs earned spots on the list of juniors and seniors.

Washington Boys Division I state runner-up

Mercer Island High School tops all state high schools represented on the list with 16 student athletes, while state champion Bellevue High School has 15, making the initial cut of prep juniors and seniors from Washington and Oregon.

The Islanders selected are:

Brett Bottomley, Junior, Midfield

Keirnan Coles, Junior, Defense

Evan Condon,  Junior, Midfield

Devlin Conway, Senior, Midfield

Jack Counihan,  Junior, Midfield

Reid Fuhr, Senior, Attack

Carter Harrington, Senior, Attack

Scotty Lee,  Junior, Goal

Peter Mahony, Senior, Midfield

Patrick Neilson, Junior, Defense

Charlie Reinertson, Senior, Defense

Jake Rogers, Junior, Defense

Benji Rothenberg, Senior, Goal

Charlie Vetter, Senior, Attack

Derek Wingard, Senior, Defense

Chase York, Senior, Defense

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