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Lyle Thompson, Rob Pannell Named All-Star Captains

July 12, 2019 - Major League Lacrosse (MLL) News Release

Boston, MA - Lyle Thompson of the Chesapeake Bayhawks and Rob Pannell of the New York Lizards have been named captains for the 2019 Major League Lacrosse All-Star Game.

Both players will participate in an All-Star Draft to determine the teams for the 18th MLL All-Star Game. The rosters will be announced Monday, July 15th.

Thompson, who is in his fifth season out of Albany, is off to a historic start for the Bayhawks. He leads Major League Lacrosse in goals with 23, and points with 33. This will be Thompson's first All-Star appearance.

Meanwhile, Pannell is no stranger to the All-Star game as this will be his seventh consecutive MLL All-Star Game appearance. Pannell has followed up his MVP campaign last season with 13 goals and 15 assists this season.

The game will take place on July 27th at Navy Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, Maryland. Tickets are available now!

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