All Fight No Flight Moment : Sticking to your guns and doing what you think is right in the face of all the doubters, criticizers and skeptics. My AFNF moments are defined by taking the road less traveled, by making unconventional choices, and working hard to justify them.
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Hometown: Portland Current City: San Diego, CA Title: Adrenaline Marketing Producer, Adrenaline Athlete, STX Athlete College: Colgate University
Accolades:2012 Tewaaraton Trophy Winner - 3x USILA All American - 2012 Patriot League Offensive Player of the Year - 2012 USILA First Team All American - 2012 Lt. Raymond J. Enners Award Winner - 4x First Team All Patriot League - #1 Pick 2013 MLL Draft - LXM Pro Team STX
All Fight No Flight Moment : Want to know what my AFNF moment is? Well it's to long to fit in this section so look below to find my complete All Fight No Flight Moment.
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My All Fight No Flight moment is from the 2014 NLL Championship. Down 1-0 in the series, we returned home needing to win game 2 then the deciding 10 minute mini-game. We won the game handily, but went down 2-0 in the mini-game with under 3 minutes to play. Our team was beginning to lose hope, and in need of something to spark us. I hit a teammate with a pass from the midline to get us on the board, and although it sounds cliche, I got lost in the game; scoring the tying goal and assisting on the championship winning goal. When I watch the replay I get goosebumps every time, as we won our 3rd straight title.
My Essential Item:
*White Mamba Socks (comfortable and go with everything)
*Growth Snap Hat
*So Nice Crewneck
His career at Maryland was nothing short of remarkable, as he became UMD’s all-time leader in goals and points with 153 and 227, respectively. His senior year performance earned him his second First Team All-American selection, first ACC Player of the Year award, and the prestigious Turnball Award (best attackman in the country). He was considered the top shooter in the sport of lacrosse and developed into one of the top feeders in the game, all while still playing at the collegiate level. The summer before his senior season Walters was selected as the only collegiate player to the US Men’s National team.
At the pro level, Walters has been a MLL All-Star in seven out of eight seasons for three different squads; Rochester Rattlers, Hamilton Nationals, and more recently the Chesapeake Bayhawks. He is a two-time MLL champion and led the Rochester Rattlers to their first championship as a franchise in 2008. Walters is also a three-time NLL champion with the Rochester Knighthawks. Their latest and most recent championship can be accredited to Walters’ toughness in the final minutes of the game, as he had the last three points (1,2) to bring his team back from behind, win the ‘ship and the game’s MVP. Walters has honed his indoor craft and worked his way to the top of the game as, arguably, one of the top five American offensive players in the NLL today.
Accolades: All Time Leading Point Scorer, U of Maryland. - 2006 USA Team - #1 Draft Pick, MLL - NLL 3x Champs
All Fight No Flight Moment : Being on the field in my first game with guys I grew up idolizing gave me two options: shy away and play scared OR act and play like I deserved to be there. I realized before the game started that I was going to give it everything I had. No Flight.
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The lifestyle khaki shorts. I have a couple pairs and pretty much live in them. Great for coaching, golfing, wearing out, whatever—great pair of shorts.
I grew up in Coronado CA. I played lacrosse for the Coronado Islanders before heading off the the complete opposite part of the country for college. I went to the University of Vermont where I was a 4x Team Captain and top 50 scorer. I medically redshirted my freshman year, so it's not like I was named captain as a true Freshman or anything. After a great five years at UVM I come home with a degree in Business Administration/Marketing and starting working for Adrenaline. When I'm not playing lacrosse, golfing or surfing I'm the Senior Marketing Manager at Adrenaline (Or maybe it's the other way around).