Albany junior defenseman Stone Sims (San Clemente ’14) has earned Honorable Mention All-America honors by Inside Lacrosse, it was announced this week. Sims, who has established himself as one of the game’s top man-on-man shutdown close defenders, also earned first-team America East All-Conference honors for the second straight year.
This season, Sims has notched 15 ground balls and caused nine turnovers while leading the Great Danes to an America East title and NCAA playoff berth.
Sims’ Great Danes have advanced to the NCAA Division I quarterfinals, where they’ll face top-seeded Maryland on Sunday, May 21, in Newark, Del.
–MaxLaxOC staff report