Release: April 28, 2009
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Binghamton men's lacrosse players earn all-conference honors
America East Conference Release
VESTAL, N.Y.-- Sophomore defender Derrick
Danieu, senior midfielder Duncan
Streeten and freshman defender Ben
Waldron have each received America East all-conference
accolades. In addition, senior goalie Larry
Kline, senior defender Chris
Winter and junior midfielder Steve
Carlson were named to the America East Men's Lacrosse
After being named to the All-Rookie squad last season, Danieu
was named to the first team this year. He was a key team leader
on the defensive end and frequently had the task of covering
the opposing squad's top attacker.
"I am thrilled for Derrick," head coach Ed Stephenson
said. "He suffered some injuries earlier in the year but
he is peaking at the right time."
Streeten was named to the second team after netting nine goals
and adding an assist. He was one of the three team captains this
"Duncan has been a tremendous student-athlete for us,"
Stephenson said. "He performed very well this season."
Waldron was named to the all-rookie team after ranking second
on the squad with 41 ground balls. He also had a goal and two
"Ben did a nice job for us this year," Stephenson said.
"He has tremendous stick skills and we have been able to
count on him to get the ground balls."
For the third season in a row, Binghamton had the most selections
on the Men's Lacrosse Academic Squad. All three Bearcat players
made the squad for the second season in a row. Kline also made
the squad in 2007.
"I am even more proud of our team for what we have accomplished
in the classroom," Stephenson said. "Every single year
we set high standards in the academically and we have been improving
Binghamton is the No. 4 seed in the America East Conference Tournament
and will travel to top-seeded UMBC for a 7:30 p.m. game on Wednesday.