National Lacrosse League Transition Player of the Year Award

The Transition Player of the Year Award is given annually to the National Lacrosse League player who is chosen as the best transition player. This award debuted after the 2007 NLL season.

Past winnersEdit

Season Winner Team Win # Other finalists
2020 Challen Rogers[1] Toronto Rock 2 Zach Currier, Calgary Roughnecks
Kiel Matisz, Philadelphia Wings
2019 Challen Rogers Toronto Rock 1 Zach Currier, Calgary Roughnecks
Kiel Matisz, Philadelphia Wings
2018 Joey Cupido[2] Colorado Mammoth 2 Zach Currier, Calgary Roughnecks
Challen Rogers, Toronto Rock
2017 Brodie Merrill[3] Toronto Rock 3 Jay Thorimbert, New England Black Wolves
Jordan MacIntosh, Georgia Swarm
2016 Brad Self[4] Rochester Knighthawks 1 Jordan MacIntosh, Georgia Swarm
Jeremy Thompson, Saskatchewan Rush
2015 Joey Cupido[5] Colorado Mammoth 1 Brodie Merrill, Toronto Rock
Karsen Leung, Calgary Roughnecks
2014 Jordan MacIntosh[6] Minnesota Swarm 2 Brodie Merrill, Philadelphia Wings
Jeremy Thompson, Edmonton Rush
2013 Jordan MacIntosh[7] Minnesota Swarm 1 Jesse Gamble, Toronto Rock
Brodie Merrill, Philadelphia Wings[7]
2012 Andrew Suitor[8] Minnesota Swarm 1  
2011 Jeff Shattler [9] Calgary Roughnecks 1  
2010 Brodie Merrill [10] Edmonton Rush 2  
2009 Brodie Merrill [11] Portland LumberJax 1  
2008 Mark Steenhuis [12] Buffalo Bandits 1  
2007 Steve Toll [13] Rochester Knighthawks 1  

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "NLL announces 2019-20 NLL award winners". NLL.com. June 30, 2020. Retrieved July 5, 2020.
  2. ^ "Joey Cupido Named NLL Transition Player of the Year". ilindoor.com. July 24, 2018. Retrieved July 24, 2018.
  3. ^ "Brodie Merrill Transition Player of the Year". Twitter. June 24, 2017. Retrieved June 24, 2017.
  4. ^ "2016 NLL Season Awards & Hall of Fame Ceremony". NLL.com. September 27, 2016. Retrieved September 28, 2016.
  5. ^ "2015 NLL Season Awards & Hall Of Fame Ceremony". NLL.com. September 29, 2015. Retrieved September 30, 2015.
  6. ^ "League announces 2014 Season Award winners". NLL.com. September 21, 2014. Retrieved September 21, 2014.
  7. ^ a b "Swarm's MacIntosh wins Transition Player of the Year Award". NLL.com. May 1, 2013. Archived from the original on February 2, 2014. Retrieved May 1, 2013.
  8. ^ "Swarm's Suitor wins Transition Player of the Year". NLL.com. 2012-05-15. Archived from the original on 2012-05-19. Retrieved 2012-05-15.
  9. ^ "Shattler, McCready, & Vinc Honored". NLL.com. 2011-05-09. Retrieved 2011-05-09.
  10. ^ "Merrill, Chapman, & Vinc Win Yearly Awards". NLL.com. May 12, 2010. Retrieved 2010-05-12.
  11. ^ "Defense, Transition & Goaltender Awards". NLL.com. May 11, 2009. Retrieved 2009-05-12.
  12. ^ "Steenhuis Named Top Transition Player". NLL.com. May 12, 2008. Retrieved 2008-05-12.
  13. ^ "Toll Named Transition Player of the Year". NLL.com. May 1, 2007. Retrieved 2008-05-12.