Prate, Halftown, Zito earn All-America honors from USILA

Prate, Halftown, Zito earn All-America honors from USILA

OLD WESTBURY, N.Y. — Ian Prate, LeRoy Halftown and Andrew Zito have garnered All-America recognition from the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association.

Prate earned second-team All-America status, while Halftown and Zito appear on the third team released Friday by the USILA.

Prate, who participated in Tuesday's graduation ceremony at Nassau Coliseum, already had been tabbed the ECC and ECAC Defensive Player of the Year as a long pole midfielder.

Halftown, a fellow senior, was the ECC and ECAC Offensive Player of the Year and led the Bears with 52 goals this past season.

Zito, a sophomore, scored the sudden-death overtime winner against LIU Post on May 5 as NYIT claimed the ECC title. He tallied 30 goals and 16 assists in 2018.

Check the full list of All-America honorees here.