The preseason media All-Americans have been released just a few weeks before the start of the 2022 season. (Full disclosure: I do have a vote in the process and voted for eight of these 10 players on my ballot.)
Game recognizes game.
This year the addition of another short-stick defensive midfielder made decisions much much harder for the voters for two reasons:
One: After the first two SSDMs, none of the voters know who is good enough to be on an AA list. Just being honest -- it’s a position that matters way more to coaches than the general public or most of the media. Lacrosse doesn’t have a lot of deep-dive analysts.