For Immediate Release – BYU Men’s Lacrosse
PROVO, UT— The BYU Men’s Lacrosse team has announced four captains for the 2018 season. Zach Labrum (Libertyville High School - Libertyville, IL), Tanner Johnson (Chaska High School - Chaska, MN), Arty Walters (Alta High School - Draper, UT) and Jake Hougaard (Timpanogos High School - Orem, UT).
Zach Labrum is a senior from Libertyville, IL. Zach served a 2 year, Portuguese speaking, LDS mission to Brazil and will be graduating from BYU this Spring with a degree in Finance. Labrum, an RMLC All-Conference Midfielder is excited to for the upcoming season. “We're a young team,” said Labrum. “Everyone, including our stellar freshman class has bought into the culture of hard work and accountability that we're trying to build. We couldn't be more excited about the potential that we've shown as a unit and the chance to work towards an RMLC and MCLA Championship.”
For Labrum, he is appreciative of the BYU Lacrosse experience. “This team has given me far more than just a collegiate athletic experience,” said Labrum. “I've had so many teammates current and past that have positively impacted my life and our program.”
Tanner Johnson is a senior from Chaska, MN. Tanner served a 2 year, Portuguese speaking, LDS mission to Brazil and will be graduating from BYU this Spring with a degree in Business Management. Johnson, an RMLC All-Conference Attackman is expecting the team to do well this year. “We expect to compete for a national championship,” said Johnson. “I think that’s the focus going into every season. It will be important for us to take it one game at a time and learn from our mistakes. If we can learn and grow as the season continues, we’ll be in a good spot come May.”