Southwest Wake Athletic Conference boys lacrosse champion Apex had the most all-conference picks and the player of the year as voted on by league coaches.
The Cougars (17-2, 13-0) had six all-conference selections with senior Jack Hayden (54 goas, 33 assists) earning player of the year. Other picks included Sean Seaver, Tommy DeLuca (33 goals, 9 assists), Andrew Mason, Alex McClure (30 goals, 19 assists) and freshman Preston Lalicker (26 goals).
Middle Creek (16-3, 11-2), winners of SWAC Division B and league runner-up, will not graduate any of its four all-conference selections. Junior Jared Medwar (59 goals, 15 assists) and sophomore Owen Caputo (73 goals, 43 assists) made the first team and freshman Jake Caputo (37 goals, 30 assists) and sophomore A.J. King made the second team.
Holly Springs head coach Doug Greenberg was voted coach of the year. The Golden Hawks (14-5, 9-3*) put Davis Ferguson (49 goals, 16 assists) on the first team. Thomas Farlow (14 goals, 7 assists) and Alex Lucius made the second team.
Green Hope (13-5, 10-3) placed Aidan Callahan (56 goals, 19 assists) and Jack McAulay on the first team. Nolan Paussa (46 goals, 16 assists), Dana Kelly (41 goals, 14 assists) and Tucker Burkinshaw (19 goals, 15 assists) made the second team.
Athens Drive (9-9, 7-6) had first team representatives in Bobby Padden (60 goals, 21 assists) and faceoff specialist Peyton Smith (18 goals, 14 assists).
Panther Creek (6-11, 4-9) midfielder Caleb Cross made the second team.
*Holly Springs and Apex Friendship did not play each other twice.
SWAC all-conference boys lacrosse
Player of the Year: Jack Hayden, Apex
Coach of the year: Doug Greenberg, Holly Springs
Jack Hayden, senior, Apex
Owen Caputo, sophomore, Middle Creek
Jared Medwar, junior, Middle Creek
Davis Ferguson, senior, Holly Springs
Aidan Callahan, sophomore, Green Hope
Peyton Smith, senior, Athens Drive
Bobby Padden, junior, Athens Drive
Sean Seaver, senior, Apex
Tommy Deluca, senior, Apex
Jack McAulay, senior, Green Hope
Andrew Mason, senior, Apex
Dana Kelly, senior, Green Hope
Alex McClure, senior, Apex
Nolan Paussa, senior, Green Hope
Jake Caputo, freshman, Middle Creek
Preston Lalicker, freshman, Apex
Tucker Burkinshaw, senior, Green Hope
Caleb Cross, senior, Panther Creek
Tommy Farlow, junior, Holly Springs
A.J. King, sophomore, Middle Creek
Alex Lucius, junior, Holly Springs
Jack Rogers, senior, Athens Drive