OCBLL Crowns 11 New Champions, Announces All Stars

Orange County, CA (October 21, 2019) – The 
Southern California Box Lacrosse League concluded its season this past weekend declaring Champions in each division.

The league began in the beginning of September where over 60 teams each weekend teams compete at three rinks around Orange County – The Rinks Irvine, The Rinks Corona, and Victory Athletic Center. Box Lacrosse is a great change for players in the fall to work on their speed and agility on a smaller enclosed field.

“The SCBLL, the country’s largest box lacrosse league sanctioned by USBOXLA, capped off their season with a fantastic finals weekend that saw 11 different champions crowned. In its 5th year of existence, the SCBLL fielded 63 teams from 5th grade through high school elite. Congrats to all our participants and all our winners!” – Adam Guy, League Director.

“SCBLL is a great opportunity for the players & parents to get together pre-season.  We focus on having fun, being creative and learning a new style of lacrosse play.  It’s taken me about 3 seasons now to finally embrace the moving picks and other differences but We have a lot of fun playing and it’s a nice balance to the high school season.   The organization of SCBLL makes it really easy to play in the fall, and the various locations are all great venues. I’m already looking forward to the next year’s season” — Jon Fox, Foothill HS and OC Crush.

Over the weekend Championship brackets were played and each team received their Championship T-shirts in their respected divisions:


Varsity Gold Champions – OC Pride


Varsity Silver Champions – Pride Corona


Varsity Bronze Champions – OC Crush


JV Gold Champions – OC Pride Black


JV Silver Champions – OC Crush JV


JV Bronze Champions – Norco Nighthawks (No Picture Available)


7/8 Grade Gold Champions – Blackhorse


7/8 Grade Silver Champions – Riverside Revolution


7/8 Grade Bronze Champions – OC Crush



5/6 Grade Gold Champions – OC Pride


5/6 Grade Silver Champions – Riverside Revolution


The SCBLL acknowledges the below All-Star athletes in each division.

High School Varsity All-Stars
Team Position Player
Beach Cities Varsity Goalie Kyle Johnson
Beach Cities Varsity Midfield Nico Kozachenko
Beach Cities Varsity Midfield Shane Smitson
Beach Cities Varsity Midfield Jayce Ferris
Crush Varsity Defense Luke Pearson
Crush Varsity Forward Troy Hofer
Crush Varsity Transition Kevin Forester
Crush Varsity Forward Easton Babb
OC Pride Varsity Goalie Nick Colignon
OC Pride Varsity Offense Peter Hagan
OC Pride Varsity Offense Kevin Campeau
OC Pride Varsity Offense Evan Curry
One More Lacrosse Goalie David Baker
One More Lacrosse Faceoff Forward Jojo Ferguson
One More Lacrosse Forward Michael Lund
One More Lacrosse Forward Drew Anderson
Pride Corona Varsity Defense Braden Schneider
Pride Corona Varsity Goalie Tony Stephanyan
Pride Corona Varsity Offense Bryan Parr
Pride Corona Varsity Offense Dyllon Castaneda
SJC Rebels Forward Jacob Bledsoe
SJC Rebels Midfield Charlie Peguero
SJC Rebels Forward Cole McKenney
SJC Rebels Defense Will Cadieux

 

JV All Stars
Team Position Player
OC Pride Black Defense Tej Gadhavi
OC Pride Black Offense Griffin Dwyer
OC Pride Black Goalie John McPherson
OC Pride Black Offense Ben Booth
Beach Cities JV M Reece Lapham
Beach Cities JV M Connor Engel
Beach Cities JV M Cory Begmann
Beach Cities JV M Jack Widmer
Laguna Beach Midfield Ethan Kramer
Laguna Beach Midfield Elias Pillsbury
Laguna Beach Midfield Nick Alexander
Laguna Beach Midfield Sam McCarty
Crush JV Forward Gavin Griswold
Crush JV Defense Zack Harden
Crush JV Transition Gavin Ahern
Crush JV Defense Adam Oman

 

Youth 7/8 All Stars
Team Position Player
Beach Cities 7/8 Goalie Eben O’Brien
Beach Cities 7/8 Midfield Ben Posner
Beach Cities 7/8 Midfield Dillon Hobbs
Beach Cities 7/8 Midfield Harrison LeTerneau
Crush 7/8 Transition Reese Neuer
Crush 7/8 Transition Connor Pietras
Crush 7/8 Transition Luke Inabinet
Crush 7/8 Forward Bode Jellerson
Pride 7/8 Offense Joseph Samluk
Pride 7/8 Offense Kellye Riorden
Pride 7/8 Goalie McClaine Cantrell
Rebels 7/8 Forward Sinjim Kroener
Rebels 7/8 Midfield Brandon McGibbons
Rebels 7/8 Midfield Remington Campbell
Rebels 7/8 Defense Brady Kezelman
Rebels 7/8 Midfield Trey Gordon
Victory 7/8 Goalie Zac Eggert
Victory 7/8 Offense Tyler Lewis
Victory 7/8 Middie / Attack Reece Ballard
Victory 7/8 Middie Jake Fabiano
Victory 7/8 Middie Ryan Winters
Victory 7/8 Middie Justin Clibon

 

Youth 5/6 All Stars
Team Position Player
Beach Cities 5/6 Midfield Ryan Kees
Beach Cities 5/6 Goalie / Midfield Owen Pirazzi
Beach Cities 5/6 Midfield Tom Argenzio
Beach Cities 5/6 Midfield Rob Hansen
Beach Cities 5/6 Midfield Nathan Jorge
Pride 5/6 Offense/Defense Augusten Luong
Pride 5/6 Offense Troy Naulty
Pride 5/6 Offense Landon Rosenthal
Pride 5/6 Offense/Defense Addison McKellar
Rebels 5/6 Forward Gavin Goodrich
Rebels 5/6 Midfield Luke Bittner
Rebels 5/6 Midfield Reid Gordon
Rebels 5/6 Defense Declan Kelly
Rebels 5/6 Midfield Doug Lorimer


On November 2 & 3 Buku Events will host the Inaugural “Cali Cup” Box Tournament to close out the Fall Box Lacrosse Season.  The Cali Cup event is sanctioned by USBOXLA with multiple divisions for both experienced box teams as well our many teams just getting into playing box. Teams from Colorado and Texas will be traveling to Southern California to compete. There are 5 games guaranteed including playoff and championship!
For more Information & Registration – https://www.buku.events/cali-cup 

SCBLL will return next fall for the regular scheduled league under the USBOXLA.

For further information on this league, visit https://www.buku.events/fallboxleague.   All League game scores can be found on TourneyMachine. Any additional questions please email info@bukulax.com. 

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