Palladino Honored as Long-Pole Midfielder of Year
Dickinson College junior Brandon Palladino (Basking Ridge, N.J./Ridge) was named the Division III Long Pole Midfielder of the Year by the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA). The junior captain was a First-Team All-America selection as well, making his second appearance on the All-America squad.
Palladino became one of just 23 players to earn First-team All-Centennial Conference honors, three times, making his third straight appearance as a long pole midfielder. He caused 39 turnovers and controlled 71 ground balls this season. He played a key role in the Devils' transition, and also tallied four goals and four assists on the year. He broke into the top 10 with 218 career ground balls.