Omar Alfonso Earns Regional All-America Honors

Dec. 5, 2006

Baltimore, Md. - Senior Omar Alfonso was named to the NSCAA/adidas North Atlantic Region All-America team for his efforts this past season. Alfonso, who led the Greyhounds in scoring, earns his third Regional All-America distinction in three seasons at Evergreen.

After missing 2005 with a hip injury, Alfonso returned to his All-America form in 2006 with six goals and seven assists. He scored one game-winning goal in helping the Greyhounds clinch their 18th consecutive MAAC Tournament berth.

Alfonso has led Loyola in scoring in two of his three seasons on the field, scoring 26 goals and 71 points during that time. He was the MAAC Offensive Player of the Year and an NSCAA Regional America in 2003, an All-MAAC and Regional All-America in 2004 and again in 2006.

For a complete list of this year's NSCAA/adidas NCAA Division I Men All-North Atlantic Region Team, click on Regional All-Americas