Burgdorf and Cannizzaro Earn USILA Scholar All-America Honors
Pioneer duo become 16th and 17th Scholar All-Americans in program history
June 9, 2017
PERRY, N.Y. – University of Denver men’s lacrosse seniors Christian Burgdorf (Westfield, N.J.) and Connor Cannizzaro (Cazenovia, N.Y.) have both been named United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association Scholar All-Americans, the USILA announced this week.
The co-captains became the 16th and 17th Scholar All-America selections in program history. Denver’s graduating duo were both selected in last month’s Major League Lacrosse Draft, and both were Senior CLASS Award Finalists in 2017.
DU's Scholar All-America Selections
2001 - Mike Law
2004 - Cory Vann
2006 - Geoff Snider
2006 - Adam Goodwin
2007 - David Hahn
2010 - Dillon Roy
2011 - Jeff Brown
2013 - Drew Babb, Kyle Hercher, Eric Law
2016 - Jack Bobzien
About the USILA Scholar All-America Program
In 1989 the USILA Scholar All-America Program was established to recognize student-athletes from USILA member institutions who have distinguished themselves academically, athletically and as citizens of their communities. The USILA Selection Committee selects an overall team representing Division I, II and III. The Scholar All-Americas are recognized at the annual Lacrosse All-America Banquet.
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