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Greg Gurenlian Named FOAthlete of the Year

For the second consecutive year, New York Lizards’ faceoff specialist Greg “Beast” Gurenlian has been awarded the FOAthlete of the Year Award presented by The Faceoff Academy for his dominant performance at the faceoff ‘X’. Gurenlian had a record setting season in 2015, during which he set records for single-season faceoff wins, faceoff percentage, and […]

Greg ‘Beast’ Gurenlian Awarded USL/MLL Sportsmanship Player of the Year

Major League Lacrosse and US Lacrosse have awarded New York Lizards’ Greg “Beast” Gurenlian with the USL/MLL Sportsmanship Player of the Year Award. The voting was directed by the league’s game officials. Gurenlian, a faceoff specialist for the Lizards, had a career year where he set records for faceoff wins, faceoff percentage, and ground balls—all […]