WASHINGTON – Senior midfielder Sam Bradman of the top-ranked Salisbury University men's lacrosse team was nominated for the 2012 Tewaaraton Award on Wednesday.
The list of 50 men's and women's lacrosse student-athletes will be reduced to 10 finalists, 5 men and 5 women, for the 12th annual award on May 31 at the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of the American Indian in Washington D.C. The award is given to the nation's top male and female collegiate lacrosse players by the Greater Washington Sports Alliance.
Bradman is the lone Division III player nominated for the award.
The Canton, N.Y., native is third on the Sea Gulls tallying 53 goals, 23 assists and 76 points. For his college career, the senior has scored 183 goals, 98 assists and 281 points placing him in the top 10 of Salisbury's all-time career lists for all three categories. Bradman is No.4 for goals, No.7 for assists and No.5 for points.
Bradman and the Sea Gulls will face Stevenson University in the Capital Athletic Conference Tournament title game at Sea Gull Stadium Saturday at 2 p.m.
For more information on the award visit www.tewaaraton.com.