Mamaroneck forward Nick Tunic, who was recently named The Journal News Westchester/Putnam player of the year and the Section 1 large school player of the year, added to his growing list of accomplishments on Monday when he was named an All-American.
The Central Connecticut State-bound senior finished the year with 24 goals and eight assists, leading the Tigers to a 16-0 regular season and a Class AA semifinals appearance before an suffering an ankle injury.
“We’ve very proud of him at Mamaroneck High School for all of his efforts, and he’s reaping the benefits,” Mamaroneck coach Rich Becker said. “It’s amazing for him to get all of these awards. He’s accomplished a lot this year and met a lot of his goals.”
Tunic becomes the first Section 1 player to claim All-American honors since Lakeland goalkeeper Steven Reiche did it in 2011.
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