BOSTON, Mass. – Will Kroppe (Wyomissing, Pa./Wyomissing Area), a senior on the McDaniel men's lacrosse team, has been selected as a member of the South Team and will participate in the 2017 United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA)/Nike North/South Senior All-Star Game.
The 76th annual contest will take place as part of championship weekend in Boston. The 33-man Division III South team will take on the North team as part of a doubleheader at Chapey Field at Anderson Stadium on the campus of Providence College in Providence, R.I. on Friday. The Division III game will open the session at 3 p.m. followed by the Division I/II game at 5:30 p.m.
Kroppe, a defender, was a second-team All-Centennial Conference (CC) selection. He led the team and conference with 59 caused turnovers. Starting all 16 games, he was also second on the team and fourth in the CC with 63 ground balls. He also contributed a goal against Roanoke on Mar. 18.
Kroppe is one of four CC seniors to earn the honor of playing in the prestigious event.
Tickets can be purchased at the event and it will also be streamed live at http://www.friars.com/collegesportslive/?media=553808.