Ohio Machine Head Coach Ted Garber and players Greg Bice, Kyle Hartzell, Chazz Woodson and Jim Connolly will be representing the Machine during the 2012 MLL All-Star Game presented by Moe's Southwest Grill at Florida Atlantic University Stadium.
Head Coach Ted Garber will lead Team Old School with Bice, Hartzell and Woodson on the field and will be going up against Connolly playing for Team Young Guns on Saturday, June 30, in Palm Beach County, Florida.
Bice, who is now a four-time MLL All Star and co-captain for the Machine, has started in five games this year, scooping up 12 groundballs and tallying his first point of the season against the Charlotte Hounds on May 12.
Hartzell enters into his second MLL All-Star Game after being named the 2011 MLL Fastest Shot Champion at last year’s MLL All-Star Game. Hartzell has played in all of the Machine’s five games this year with four goals, including three two-point goals, and has scooped up 13 ground balls.
Woodson, co-captain of the Machine, has been named to his first MLL All-Star team since 2008 and leads the Machine in points (16) and goals (13) this season. In 2008, Woodson was crowned the MLL All-Star Best Trick Competition Champion.
Connolly has been named to the MLL All-Star team for the first time in his MLL career. Connolly is third on the Machine in goals scored (9) and points (12) in his first season with the Machine.
The game will be aired on ESPN2 and ESPN3. Tickets for the 2012 MLL All-Star Game can be purchased through Ticketmaster by clicking here.