Saint Leo, Fla. (May 30, 2007) – Saint Leo University lacrosse player Ryan Harris (Sr., Vestal, N.Y.) has been named a Scholar All-American by the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA), it was announced Tuesday night.
Harris, who was also a First Team All-Deep South Conference selection this season, led the Lions in 2007 with 33 goals, 21 assists and 54 points. The senior attackman scored a pair of overtime game-winning goals in the regular season, and is Saint Leo’s all-time leading scorer with 65 goals, 37 assists and 102 points.
Harris graduated from Saint Leo in early May with a degree in business management. He maintained a cumulative GPA of 3.25 and was the only member of a Deep South Conference team to be named a 2007 Scholar All-American by the USILA.
The Saint Leo lacrosse team finished the 2007 season with a 7-8 record, and earned a trip to the Deep South Conference Tournament with a 2-2 mark in conference play. The Lions were the only team to defeat DSC Champion Wingate University in 2007 and improved their win total by four games from their inaugural season of 2006.