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Thomas N. Keigler

Hall of Fame


Inducted 1999


Washington and Lee University

Keigler, inducted as a truly great player, was a defenseman for Towson (Md.) High School, earning all-county, all-state and high school All-America honors in 1973, while winning Baltimore County championships in 1972 and 1973. He was selected as a third team All-American at Washington and Lee in 1975, and a first team collegiate All-American in 1976 and 1977. He played for the South in the 1977 North/South Collegiate All-Star game. He played for the U.S. men's national team in the 1978 and 1982 World Championships.

Keigler played club lacrosse for five years for the Mt. Washington Club and one year for the Charlottesville Lacrosse Club, earning club all-star honors in 1979 and 1980. He was an assistant coach at University of Virginia in 1978, and the head coach at McDonogh (Md.) School from 1980-84. He is a former board member of the Lacrosse Foundation, and has contributed to the game by participating in camps and clinic.

Tom Keigler passed away in October 2017.