Kilbourne Defeats Mt. Lebanon 10- 6 at MSCLA -- May 11, 2019
Kilbourne posted two solid wins in the annual Midwest Scholastic Lacrosse Coaches' Association (MSLCA) Tournament against two regional match-ups from Pennsylvania. The Wolves beat Shady Side Academy (PA) Friday night 9-4 and then followed-up with a win Saturday morning against Mt. Lebanon (PA) 10-6.
MSLCA features 16 of the top teams in the midwest each year and the teams are broken into groups, each playing a two game format. From Kilbourne's group, players earning MSLCA regional recognition included: 1st Team Dane Jackson (Goalie), 2nd Team Carson Kott (Attack), Max Kott (Midfield), Adam Clay (Defense), Honorable Mention: Jake LeVette (Midfield), Jack Ellis (Midfield), Hayden Sydnor (Defense).
Other noteworthy highlights were Carson Kott notched 8 points in the game against Mt. Lebanon with 3 goals and 5 assists. And against Shady Side Academy, the Wolves' William Alban recorded his 64th assist of the year breaking WKHS' single season record in assists. The school record had stood since 1996.
Kilbourne now moves onto the OHSAA State Tournament starting Tuesday at 6:30pm at WKHS v. Newark.