Four Maryland players dot Tewaaraton Watch List
The Tewaaraton Watch List was released Friday, and four players from No. 3 Maryland are on the list.
Attackmen Grant Catalino and Ryan Young, defenseman Brett Schmidt and long-stick midfielder Brian Farrell – all seniors – are among the early hopefuls to claim the Tewaaraton, which is given annually to the top player in college lacrosse.
Among area schools, Johns Hopkins senior attackman Kyle Wharton, Towson senior short-stick defensive midfielder Peter Mezzanotte, Salisbury junior midfielder Sam Bradman and Stevenson senior attackman Jimmy Dailey are also on the list.
There are several players on the list who hail from the Baltimore area. They are Georgetown senior defenseman Barney Ehrmann (Baltimore/Gilman), Brown senior defenseman Peter Fallon (Baltimore/Gilman), Princeton junior goalie Tyler Fiorito (Phoenix/McDonogh), Georgetown junior defenseman Dan Hostetler (Ellicott City/River Hill) and Virginia junior attackman Steele Stanwick (Baltimore/Loyola).
No. 1 Syracuse leads all schools with six players on the watch list. Maryland and No. 5 Stony Brook are tied for second with four players each, and No. 2 Virginia, No. 4 Notre Dame, No. 8 Princeton, No. 14 Georgetown, No. 16 North Carolina and No. 19 Duke are tied for fourth with three players each.