Stone Wins Lacrosse Title
August 29, 2011
Middlebury College graduate Mike Stone ’09 recently won an MLL (Major League Lacrosse) Championship with the Boston Cannons. The former Panther All-American helped lead the team to its first professional title with a 10-9 win over the Hamilton Nationals at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. Stone scored five goals in six games this season, including the first goal in a three-goal run during the second quarter of the title game. His team finished the season with a 9-3 mark with Stone eighth on the team in goals.
Stone was a two-time first-team All-American at Middlebury, earning honorable mention honors during his sophomore season. The two-time NESCAC Player of the Year was also a three-time first-team All-NESCAC selection. He led the NESCAC in '09 with 3.17 goals/game, while ranking second with 4.1 points/contest. Stone finished the season with 16 assists to go along with his 57 goals for 73 points, including 46 ground balls.