Frontier Airlines Face-Off Classic All-Tournament Team Released

    Junior Tommy McKee
    Junior Tommy McKee

    Feb. 25, 2013

    DENVER, Colo. - The all-tournament team for the Frontier Airlines Face-Off Classic, hosted by the University of Denver, was announced Monday morning, with four Air Force lacrosse players earning recognition, as the Falcons posted a 2-0 record on the weekend.

    Representing the Falcons on the all-tournament team were junior attack Tommy McKee (Holt, Mich.), junior midfielder Erik Smith (Denver, Colo.), freshman defenseman Alex Warden (Glen Mills, Pa.) and senior goalkeeper Austin Fox (Webster, N.Y.).

    McKee scored five goals on the weekend, including a game-high four in the Falcons' upset win over Lehigh on Sunday, while Smith added five points (3g, 2a) and a team-high 12 ground balls, as well as a .615 winning percentage at the face-off X. Warden helped anchor the Falcons' defense, picking up six ground balls and scoring his first career goal, while Fox registered 26 saves in two games, including a season-high 14 stops versus Lehigh on Sunday.

    Also earning all-tournament honors were Denver's Wes Berg (MVP), Eric Law, Kyle Hercher and Garret Holst, Canisius' Tim Edwards and Lehigh's Dan Taylor.

     

     

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