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Boston College's Sam Apuzzo, Yale's Ben Reeves named Tewaaraton Award winners

Boston College's Sam Apuzzo, Yale's Ben Reeves named Tewaaraton Award winners

Boston College junior Sam Apuzzo and Yale senior Ben Reeves on Thursday night took home the Tewaaraton Award, college lacrosse’s version of the Heisman Trophy, which is given to the top women’s and men’s players.

Apuzzo and Reeves received their awards at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of the American Indian in Washington.

Although Apuzzo and the Eagles lost the NCAA women’s championship game to James Madison, her season was dominant. She helped lead BC to a 22-2 record, scoring 88 goals and handing out 41 assists for 129 points.

She is the first winner from Boston College. Maryland players had won the previous six...

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