Men’s Soccer's Lavie Earns Daktronics All-South Region Second Team

SAINT LEO, Fla. – Saint Leo men's soccer junior defender Chris Lavie has been named Daktronics All-South Region Second Team, it was announced Monday by Daktronics officials.

Lavie, a native of Saint Michel Sur Orge, France, was an instant impact for the Lions' defense assisting the team to six shutouts and guiding them to an appearance as the fifth seed in the SSC Tournament.

He tallied a team-best 1,434 minutes of playing time and made starts in 15-of-16 games.

Seven Sunshine State Conference members earned a spot on the second team, with 18 total SSC student-athletes making up the first and second team squads.

The team is voted on by the NCAA Division II members of the College Sports Information Directors of America (D2SIDA).

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2012 Daktronics NCAA Division II All-South Region Team

First Team

GK, Matt DiCerbo, Lynn                                         
F, Tyler Blackwood, Tampa                                        
F, Kenny Hogg, Palm Beach Atlantic  
F,  Caue Da Silva,  Delta State
F, Grant Blackhurst, Rollins
MF, Robb Crowley, Rollins
MF, Jack Winter, Lynn
MF, Gary Ogilvie, Florida Tech
MF, Daniel Salazar, Rollins
D, Matt Duffy, Eckerd
D, Walker Hume, Rollins
D, Brian Fekete, Tampa
D, Jason Sangha, Lynn 

Second Team

GK, Keneil Baker,  Rollins
F, Julian Halder, Lynn
F, Brett Durrance, Rollins
F, Jose Ferraz, Christian Brothers
F, Evan Singlar, Palm Beach Atlantic
F, Matt Dolan, Eckerd
MF, Richard Dixon, West Florida
MF, Daniel Deblaere,  Delta State
MF, Antoine Aupiais, Florida Tech
MF, Yannick Skull, Christian Brothers
D, James Moore, West Florida
D, David Skull, Christian Brothers
D, Robert Russell, Florida Tech
D, Chris Lavie, Saint Leo

South Region Player of the Year:  Palm Beach Atlantic junior forward Kenny Hogg (Irvine, Scotland)