The Tewaaraton Foundation announced on Thursday the men's and women's finalists for the 2018 Tewaaraton Award, which is given to the most outstanding collegiate lacrosse player annually in men's and women's lacrosse.

The 18th annual Tewaaraton Award ceremony will be held May 31, 2018, at the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C.

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Here are the women's finalists.

Student-Athlete School Year Position
Sam Apuzzo Boston College Junior Attack
Kristen Gaudian James Madison Senior Attack
Marie McCool North Carolina Senior Midfield
Kylie Ohlmiller Stony Brook Senior Attack
Megan Whittle Maryland Senior Attack

Maryland's Zoe Stukenberg won the award last season, marking the sixth season in a row that a Terrapin won the award.

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Here are the men's finalists.

Student-Athlete School Year Position
Trevor Baptiste Denver Senior Faceoff
Justin Guterding Duke Senior Attack
Connor Kelly Maryland Senior Midfield
Ben Reeves Yale Senior Attack
Pat Spencer Loyola Junior Attack

Maryland swept the Tewaaraton Award last year as Matt Rambo took home the trophy on the men's side.

Andy Wittry has written for SI.com, Sporting News, the Indianapolis Star, Louisville Courier-Journal and Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

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