Lacrosse Player Named to Academic All-American Team
US Lacrosse, the national governing body of lacrosse, named Tyler Hood to its 2011 Academic All-American Team for 2011. The Academic All-American award is given to the one senior lacrosse player in Louisiana and Mississippi with the highest combined ACT and GPA scores. Tyler Received top honors from a pool of over 750 lacrosse players in the combined two state area.
LHSLL Commissioner Darren Ball, in a letter of congratulations to the team stated, íÍit is no small feat to accomplish academic excellence but to be named the best out of 750 athletes is truly a momentous accomplishment.íñ
This is the second year in a row that this award has been won by a CHS player.