GLEN COVE - A Glen Cove teen has won a contest to be one of the captains for the Major League Lacrosse All-Star Game.

Michael Hatala, 13, is one of two winners who will get to choose out of 40 all-star players who will be on his team for the game at Harvard Stadium.

Hatala won the Ultimate MLL Fan Fantasy contest after writing an essay on how he was bullied and found an escape through lacrosse.

The MLL All Star Game will air on July 9 at 7:00 pm on ESPN2.

To see the extended interview with the Glen Cove teen who won Lacrosse essay contest, go to channel 612 on your iO digital cable box and select iO Extra.