CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia men’s lacrosse player Zed Williams (Seneca Nation ) was named to the 2017 USILA All-America team, as announced by the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association. Williams was named honorable mention All-Americans, his second career nod.
Williams (Sr., Irving, N.Y.) was on the 2017 Tewaaraton Trophy watch list and led UVA with 25 assists. He was second on the team with 52 points and 54 ground balls. Williams’ 54 ground balls are No. 2 behind Conrad for most in the nation among non-defensive players or faceoff specialists. Williams was the first player in the nation to reach the 20-20, 30-30, 40-40 and 50-50 club in points and ground balls. He is the only attackman in the nation with 50 ground balls. Williams also was named to the All-ACC team last month.