Nov. 11, 2004
Worcester, Mass. - Sophomore tri-captain Josh Trott (Glen Cove, N.Y.) has been selected to the 2004 Patriot League First Team and junior defender Kevin Leonard (Unionville, Conn.) has been name to the league's Second Team, as announced by league officials this afternoon.
Trott, the 2003 Patriot League Rookie of the Year and Second Team selection last season, started all 14 games he played in this season, and led the Crusaders in goals (5), points (12), shots (54), and shots on goal (24). He was tied for first on the team with assists (2).
The Glen Cove, NY native was also tops in the League when playing league opponents in goals (4), goals per game (0.67), points (9), and points per game average (1.50). For his career, Trott has 9 goals and 3 assists for 21 points in 29 starts.
Leonard, the backbone of the Crusaders defense, earns his first career league award. The junior back also started all 14 games for the Crusaders, and his consistent play at the sweeper position helped lead the team to five shutouts this season. Leonard also contributed offensively, recording one goal and two assists for four points.
The Crusaders finished the season with a 7-6-2 overall record. They were 1-4-2 in league play.
2004 Patriot League Men's Soccer All-League Teams First Team Pos. Name, School Yr. Hometown/Last School Previous Honors F Scott Visnic, Bucknell Jr. Hillsborough, N.J./Hillsborough '03 1st F Jon Cook, Colgate Sr. Oneonta, N.Y./Oswego '03 1st;'02 2nd F Sal Caccavale, American So. West Islip, N.Y./West Islip -- M Josh Trott, Holy Cross So. Glen Cove, N.Y./Friends Academy '03 2nd M Victor Krasij, Lafayette Sr. Avon, Conn./Avon -- M Adam Williamson, Lehigh Jr. Petersburg, N.J./Ocean City -- M Shawn Kuykendall, American Sr. Fairfax, Va./Madison -- B Mike Lookingland, Bucknell Sr. Fallston, Md./Loyola '03 1st;'02 2nd B Reed Grimes, Colgate Sr. Lexington, Ky./Henry Clay '03 2nd B Elliot Leonard, Lehigh Jr. East Rockaway, N.Y./Lawrence Woodmere -- B Charlie Koniver, American Sr. Miami, Fla./Gulliver Prep -- GK Thomas Myers, American Sr. Miami, Fla./Gulliver Prep --
Second Team Pos. Name, School Yr. Hometown/Last School Previous Honors F Jim Stevens, Lehigh Jr. Clifton, Va./Centreville -- F Sean Albright, American Sr. Philadelphia, Pa./William Penn -- F Ori Adrabi, Bucknell Sr. West Hills, Calif./El Camino '03 1st M Lloyd Osafo, Army Sr. Franklin Lakes, N.J./Ramapo '03 2nd M Peter Bourquin, Colgate Sr. Avon, Conn./Avon -- M Sean O'Sullivan, Colgate Jr. Brooksville, Fla./Central High -- M David Yu, Army Sr. Newport News,Va./Hampton Roads -- B Kevin Leonard, Holy Cross Jr. Unionville, Conn./Farmington -- B Nathan Jolly, Lafayette Sr. Northumberland, England/Coquet -- B Nick Zaron, American Sr. Columbia, Md./Atholton -- GK Frank DiFilippo, Navy Sr. Springfield, Va./West Springfield -- * - Due to a tie in voting, there are 12 members of the first team.
BRINE Offensive Player of the Year - Shawn Kuykendall, American BRINE Defensive Player of the Year - Mike Lookingland, Bucknell (Defensive Player of the Year in 2003) BRINE Goalkeeper of the Year - Thomas Myers, American BRINE Co-Rookies of the Year - Scott Hawkins, Lafayette & Daniel Newell, Army BRINE Coach of the Year - Todd West, American