13 - George Proechel
George Proechel
Height: 5-8
Weight: 145
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Orlando, Fla.
High School: Lake Highland Prep
Position: A

AS A FRESHMAN (2010)
Deep South Conference Offensive Player of the Week twice (March 15 | March 22)…Deep South All-Conference…Proechel rocketed onto the scene as a freshman, immediately asserting himself as one of the Lions’ top offensive threats…He competed in all 15 contests and made 12 starts…He tallied 26 goals and registered 14 assists for 40 points…He blasted 77 shots and posted one game-winning goal and five man-up goals…Proechel was also responsible for 48 ground balls…He put together eight multiple goal games, including four hat tricks…In addition, he posted four multiple-assist games, as well as a three assist contest against Notre Dame de Namur (3/9/10)…In the same challenge, Proechel secured a season-best five points…Of his four hat tricks, his most imperative came in the DSC Tournament semifinals victory over Florida Southern (4/15/10)…In addition, he tabulated a season-best nine ground balls against Pfeiffer (3/7/10)…He ranked in the top 50 nationally in points-per-game (41), goals-per-game (49), assists-per-game (42), and ground balls per game (48).

CAREER

Proechel was named Lake Highland Prep Offensive MVP from 2007-09 and First Team All-Central Florida…He was also named Orange County Player of the Year in 2009…Currently owns the high school record for points in a season at Lake Highland…Tabbed US Lacrosse High School All-American.

PERSONAL
Born November 15 in Orlando, Fla…Sport Business major…His hobbies include fishing, playing golf, and being on the water…His career goal is to become a sports agent…Believes his competitiveness is his best asset to the team…He names Michael Jordan his favorite athlete and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers his favorite team…He chose Saint Leo because of its location, as well as its athletic and academic standing…Son of George Proechel and Juanita Addeo.