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NLL Announces Amendments to the 2017-18 Season Award Nominees

June 28, 2018 - National Lacrosse League (NLL) News Release

PHILADELPHIA - The National Lacrosse League (NLL), the largest men's professional indoor lacrosse league in North America, today announces its amended list of nominees for the 2017-18 Season Awards.

Following the completion of the voting period, Ashley Docking and Tyson Geick will announce the winners of the awards via NLL TV over the course of a week.

The nominees for each award are:

Sportsmanship Award

Dhane Smith, Buffalo Bandits

Kevin Brownell, Buffalo Bandits

Ryan Wagner, Buffalo Bandits

Chad Cummings, Calgary Roughnecks

Wesley Berg, Calgary Roughnecks

Riley Loewen, Calgary Roughnecks

Jordan Gillies, Colorado Mammoth

Jordan Hall, Georgia Swarm

Lyle Thompson, Georgia Swarm

Mike Poulin, Georgia Swarm

Brett Manney, New England Black Wolves

John LaFontaine, New England Black Wolves

Austin Shanks, Rochester Knighthawks

Joe Resetarits, Rochester Knighthawks

Ryan Dilks, Saskatchewan Rush

Tyler Carlson, Saskatchewan Rush

Challen Rogers, Toronto Rock

Latrell Harris, Toronto Rock

Reid Reinholdt, Toronto Rock

Tom Schreiber, Toronto Rock

Defensive Player of the Year

Justin Martin, Buffalo Bandits

Kevin Brownell, Buffalo Bandits

Mitch deSnoo, Buffalo Bandits

Nick Weiss, Buffalo Bandits

Steve Priolo, Buffalo Bandits

Curtis Manning, Calgary Roughnecks

Mitch Wilde, Calgary Roughnecks

Tyson Bell, Calgary Roughnecks

Robert Hope, Colorado Mammoth

Chad Tutton, Georgia Swarm

Connor Sellars, Georgia Swarm

Jason Noble, Georgia Swarm

John LaFontaine, New England Black Wolves

Graeme Hossack, Rochester Knighthawks

Sid Smith, Rochester Knighthawks

Brett Mydske, Saskatchewan Rush

Chris Corbeil, Saskatchewan Rush

Kyle Rubisch, Saskatchewan Rush

Ryan Dilks, Saskatchewan Rush

Brad Kri, Toronto Rock

Brodie Merrill, Toronto Rock

Challen Rogers, Toronto Rock

Latrell Harris, Toronto Rock

Andrew Suitor, Vancouver Stealth

Ian Hawksbee, Vancouver Stealth

Matt Beers, Vancouver Stealth

Transition Player of the Year

Kevin Brownell, Buffalo Bandits

Nick Weiss, Buffalo Bandits

Steve Priolo, Buffalo Bandits

Zach Currier, Calgary Roughnecks

Mitch Wilde, Calgary Roughnecks

Tyson Bell, Calgary Roughnecks

Joey Cupido, Colorado Mammoth

Bryan Cole, Georgia Swarm

Joel White, Georgia Swarm

Jordan MacIntosh, Georgia Swarm

Adam Bomberry, New England Black Wolves

Brad Gillies, Rochester Knighthawks

Jake Withers, Rochester Knighthawks

Scott Campbell, Rochester Knighthawks

Adrian Sorichetti, Saskatchewan Rush

Chris Corbeil, Saskatchewan Rush

Jeff Cornwall, Saskatchewan Rush

Jeremy Thompson, Saskatchewan Rush

Brodie Merrill, Toronto Rock

Challen Rogers, Toronto Rock

Latrell Harris, Toronto Rock

Brandon Clelland, Vancouver Stealth

Brandon Goodwin, Vancouver Stealth

Goaltender of the Year

Alex Buque, Buffalo Bandits

Christian Del Bianco, Calgary Roughnecks

Dillon Ward, Colorado Mammoth

Mike Poulin, Georgia Swarm

Aaron Bold, New England Black Wolves

Matt Vinc, Rochester Knighthawks

Evan Kirk, Saskatchewan Rush

Nick Rose, Toronto Rock

Rookie of the Year

Josh Byrne, Buffalo Bandits

Zach Currier, Calgary Roughnecks

Ryan Martel, Calgary Roughnecks

Tyler Pace, Calgary Roughnecks

Zed Williams, Georgia Swarm

Colton Watkinson, New England Black Wolves

Austin Shanks, Rochester Knighthawks

Eric Fannell, Rochester Knighthawks

Frank Brown, Rochester Knighthawks

Jake Withers, Rochester Knighthawks

Dan Craig, Toronto Rock

Drew Belgrave, Toronto Rock

Most Valuable Player

Dhane Smith, Buffalo Bandits

Josh Byrne, Buffalo Bandits

Mitch Jones, Buffalo Bandits

Shawn Evans, Buffalo Bandits

Christian Del Bianco, Calgary Roughnecks

Curtis Dickson, Calgary Roughnecks

Dane Dobbie, Calgary Roughnecks

Dillon Ward, Colorado Mammoth

Jeremy Noble, Colorado Mammoth

Joey Cupido, Colorado Mammoth

Robert Hope, Colorado Mammoth

Ryan Benesch, Colorado Mammoth

Lyle Thompson, Georgia Swarm

Shayne Jackson, Georgia Swarm

Randy Staats, Georgia Swarm

Kevin Crowley, New England Black Wolves

Cody Jamieson, Rochester Knighthawks

Graeme Hossack, Rochester Knighthawks

Joe Resetarits, Rochester Knighthawks

Matt Vinc, Rochester Knighthawks

Ben MacIntosh, Saskatchewan Rush

Mark Matthews, Saskatchewan Rush

Robert Church, Saskatchewan Rush

Adam Jones, Toronto Rock

Brodie Merrill, Toronto Rock

Challen Rogers, Toronto Rock

Nick Rose, Toronto Rock

Tom Schreiber, Toronto Rock

Rob Hellyer, Toronto Rock

Corey Small, Vancouver Stealth

Logan Schuss, Vancouver Stealth

Head Coach of the Year

Troy Cordingley, Buffalo Bandits

Curt Malawsky, Calgary Roughnecks

Pat Coyle, Colorado Mammoth

Ed Comeau, Georgia Swarm

Glenn Clark, New England Black Wolves

Mike Hasen, Rochester Knighthawks

Derek Keenan, Saskatchewan Rush

Matt Sawyer, Toronto Rock

Jamie Batley, Vancouver Stealth

General Manager of the Year

Steve Dietrich, Buffalo Bandits

Mike Board, Calgary Roughnecks

Dan Carey, Colorado Mammoth

John Arlotta, Georgia Swarm

Rich Lisk, New England Black Wolves

Curt Styres, Rochester Knighthawks

Derek Keenan, Saskatchewan Rush

Jamie Dawick, Toronto Rock

Doug Locker, Vancouver Stealth

Teammate of the Year

Craig England, Buffalo Bandits

Chad Cummings, Calgary Roughnecks

Robert Hope, Colorado Mammoth

Mike Poulin, Georgia Swarm

Brett Manney, New England Black Wolves

Dan Lomas, Rochester Knighthawks

Chris Corbeil, Saskatchewan Rush

Brandon Miller, Toronto Rock

Chris O'Dougherty, Vancouver Stealth

Executive of the Year

Scott Loffler, Director of Lacrosse Operations, Buffalo Bandits

Matt Hutchings, EVP and COO, Colorado Mammoth

Andy Arlotta, Co-Owner and President, Georgia Swarm

Curt Styres, Owner and GM, Rochester Knighthawks

Al Ryz, Governor, Saskatchewan Rush

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