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Prep Talk Player of the Year for girls lacrosse: Allie Stewart, Lancaster

By Keith McShea

2StewartFor Allie Stewart of Lancaster, there is quantity and quality when it comes to lacrosse.

Stewart has been playing varsity lacrosse since seventh grade, and she has played at a high level almost since she stepped on the varsity field.

She is a four-time All-Western New York first teamer and a two-time All-American who has been a pivotal part of Lancaster's championship program every year, which is why she has been named the Prep Talk Player of the Year for girls lacrosse. 

Stewart has helped Lancaster to a third straight Section VI championship this year, while she also was part of a title team in her first two varsity seasons. 

She is headed to reigning Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference champion Canisius College, where she verbally committed to as a sophomore. 

She talked about her award, season and future plans in a recent visit to PrepTalkTV

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All Prep Talk Players of the Year will be honored at the inaugural Prep Talk Awards on June 16 at the Hyatt Regency Buffalo, featuring Pro Football Hall of Famer Andre Reed and Janet Snyder of Kiss 98.5. The Prep Talk Awards will honor Prep Talk Players of the Year in more than 30 sports, along with the All-Western New York first teams in football and basketball. 

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Our Countdown to the Prep Talk Awards will feature a different Prep Talk Player of the Year every day -- until the big night.

The list thus far:

Countdown to the Prep Talk Awards / Prep Talk Players of the Year

May 15 -- Boys soccer: Brandon Galanti, Frontier

May 16 -- Girls soccer: Carissima Cutrona, Williamsville South

May 17 -- Girls swimming: Dina Rommel, Clarence

May 18 -- Boys swimming: Jack Boyd, Canisius

May 19 -- Wrestling: Renaldo Rodriguez-Spencer, Cheektowaga

May 20 -- Boys bowling: Chad Mee, Frontier

May 21 -- Girls bowling: Haley Carroll, Williamsville South

May 22 -- Boys volleyball: Brian Costello, Canisius

May 23 -- Girls volleyball: Lainy Pierce, Eden

May 24 -- Boys gymnastics: Noah Roberson, Williamsville South

May 25 -- Girls gymnastics: Courtney Bondanza, Lancaster

May 26 -- Field hockey: Giovanna Fasanello, Clarence

May 27 -- Boys cross country: T.J. Hornberger, Lake Shore

May 28 -- Girls cross country: Sophia Tasselmyer, Starpoint/East Aurora

May 29 -- Boys indoor track: Devon Patterson, Williamsville South

May 30 -- Girls indoor track: McKenzie Keuhlewind, Lancaster

May 31 -- Girls golf: Chelsea Dantonio, Lancaster

June 1 -- Boys golf: Adam Patronik, Orchard Park

June 2 -- Girls hockey: Julianna Iafallo, Nichols

June 3 -- Boys hockey: Connor Fields, Bishop Timon-St. Jude

June 4 -- Girls tennis: Carlee Conway, Sacred Heart

June 5 -- Boys tennis: Tim Kane, Hamburg

June 6 -- Rifle: Rhianna Lichtenthal, Orchard Park

June 7 -- Boys rowing: Joseph Ebner, Canisius

June 8 -- Girls rowing: Ashley Johnson, Clarence/West Side

June 9 -- Prep Talk Coach of the Year finalists

June 10 -- Boys track & field: Teddy Okon, Clarence

June 11 -- Girls track & field: Jess Dhaliwall, Grand Island

June 12 -- Baseball: Dave "Bubba" Hollins, Orchard Park

June 12 -- Softball: Katrina Buczkowski, Clarence

Today -- Boys lacrosse: Connor Fields, Bishop Timon-St. Jude

Today -- Girls lacrosse: Allie Stewart, Lancaster

June 14 -- Boys three-sport Player of the Year: 

June 14 -- Girls three-sport Player of the Year: 

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All Prep Talk Players of the Year were selected by The Buffalo News in consultation with area coaches and scouts. 


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Keith McShea

Keith McShea

Keith McShea has covered high school sports at The News since his hiring in 1999. The 1995 University at Buffalo graduate and Long Island native (North Babylon Bulldogs) covers — and live blogs — everything from scrimmages to state championships & helps head The News' All-Western New York selections.

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