A legendary name in lacrosse, Mike “Mikey” Powell is one of the more watched players in Major League Lacrosse. As a rookie in 2005, he poured in 27 goals for the Baltimore Bayhawks and was named Most Valuable Player of the MLL All-Star Game. In 2007 and 2008, he played for the Boston Cannons.
A four-time first-team All-American at Syracuse University, Powell is the only two-time winner of the Tewaaraton Trophy, given to the most outstanding collegiate lacrosse player in the United States. He won the Jack Turnbull Award as the top attackman in Division I lacrosse four consecutive times. He also led the Orangemen to the Final Four in each of his four seasons and to NCAA Division I championships in 2002 and 2004. In 66 career games, he totaled 150 goals and 157 assists for 307 points.