2011 FAB 50 Panelists

Chris Goldberg

Creator/Editor, PhillyLacrosse.com

Goldberg is creator and Editor of Phillylacrosse.com. He began covering college lacrosse as a student in 1981 at the University of Delaware and covered scholastic lacrosse for daily newspapers in the Philadelphia region for 15 years.

Mike Loveday

Lacrosse Editor, ESPNHS

Loveday has covered high school sports since 2005. He has covered every prep sport in his career and has worked for the Wilmington-Star News, Topsail Voice and Student Sports. Loveday has been with ESPN RISE since it launched in 2008.

Brett Manney

Freelance Writer, ESPNHS

Manney was a four-year letterman at University of Delaware who was considered one of the best defensive midfielders in the country and 2008 captain. Manney plays professionally in the NLL for Philadelphia Wings and has covered high school lacrosse across the country the past two years.

Jimmy Oliver

Director of Property Development, LaxPower.com

Oliver has been in the lacrosse industry for 15 years. He coached boys lacrosse for 18 years and is currently the Director of Property Development for LaxPower.com.

Tom Peace

Rankings Expert, ESPNHS

Peace has been involved with lacrosse for 24 years. In high school he played defense for the Phelps Lions (Malvern, Pa.) and now plays for the University of Baltimore club team.

Derek Toney

Senior Editor, VarsitySportsNetwork.com

Derek Toney has been covering high school athletics for three decades with stints at the Baltimore Sun, Prince George's County (Md.) Gazette and Digital Sports. He is currently senior editor for VarsitySportsNetwork.com.


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