Boys Athlete of the Week // Ben McCarty, South Carroll, lacrosse

The junior midfielder led the Cavaliers (8-2) to three wins last week, totaling 12 goals and seven assists along with winning 83 percent of the faceoffs he took. In a 16-11 victory over Marriotts Ridge on April 19, McCarty, a three-year starter, scored three goals and added two assists. In a 14-5 win over Francis Scott Key the following day, he recorded four goals and three assists before closing out the week with five goals and two assists in a 15-8 win over North Carroll on Thursday. McCarty entered this week with a Carroll County-high 36 goals this season. The Cavaliers are to 3-0 in county play. Also a standout running back for the football team, McCarty maintains a 3.4 grade-point average.

Also considered: Carter Brown, Calvert Hall, lacrosse; Tyler Clark, Hammond, baseball; Tyler Galeone, Fallston, baseball; Andrew Gilley, C. Milton Wright, baseball; Marvin King, Dunbar, baseball

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