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John Cheek

Hall of Fame


Inducted 2003


Washington College

John Cheek is one of the most prolific scorers lacrosse has ever seen. Cheek finished his career at Washington (Md.) College in 1977 as the school's all-time leading goal scorer, with 212 goals. he also ranked 13th in team history in career assists.

Cheek earned All-America honors three times, including first team honors in 1976 and 1977. He earned second team honors in 1975. He was named the Division II/III Player of the Year in 1976 and the Division II/III Attackman of the Year in 1976 and 1977. He was also selected for the annual North/South All-Star game in 1977 and led the South squad with five goals in the contest.

In 1978, he was a member of the U.S. team.