On Monday, it was announced that the IMG Academy lacrosse program's own Jonathan Thelen was selected to participate in the 2013 Brine National Lacrosse Classic, held July 1-July 3 at the Maryland Soccerplex & Discovery Center in Germantown, Md. Thelen was a standout on offense, leading the teams in goals scored with 94 goals over 14 games (regular season and exhibition), and helping lead the team to an 11-1 regular season, and leading the entire nation in goals scored for virtually the entire season.
From the Brine Lacrosse Classic Press Release:
Jonathan (JT) Thelen, son of Gil and Struby Thelen of Tampa, FL, and a senior at IMG Academy has been named as a 2013 Brine National High School All-American and has been selected to represent Florida at the 2013 Brine National Lacrosse Classic to be held in Boyds, Maryland June 30-July 3, 2013.
The Brine National Lacrosse Classic brings the top high school lacrosse players in the country to one venue, where 20 regional boys teams and 12 regional girls teams will compete to become the 2013 National Champions.