Loyola junior defenseman Joe Fletcher received the final Eastern College Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Week award for the season Monday after helping the Greyhounds defeat host Johns Hopkins, 8-4, on Saturday.
Kim Kolarik (South River) made six saves and Liza Blue (Garrison Forest) had a career-best four goals to power visiting Virginia to an 10-7 upset over No. 8 Duke in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament quarterfinals Thursday.
Maryland placed three players on the All-ACC men¿s lacrosse Team, which was announced today. Junior goalie Niko Amato made the team for the third straight season, while senior long-stick midfielder Jesse Bernhardt and senior midfielder John Haus are two-time honorees.
A move to the midfield paid big dividends for Mount St. Mary's senior Andrew Scalley (Archbishop Spalding), who was named the Northeast Conference Men's Lacrosse Player of the Week for the fifth time this season.
Stevenson sophomore Pat Candon scored his second goal of the game with 1:39 remaining in the fourth quarter off an assist from Chris Dashiell to break a tie and help the No. 3 Mustangs to a 10-8 men's lacrosse victory over No. 6 Salisbury on Wednesday night at Sea Gull Stadium.
Towson senior goalkeeper Andrew Wascavage (St. Mary¿s Ryken) received Colonial Athletic Association Co-Player of the Week honors Monday after a 19-save performance in a 7-6 win over then-No. 19 Hofstra on Saturday.
The No. 20 Duke men's lacrosse team jumped all over host No. 4 North Carolina early and often Wednesday night. A strong first-half performance and finish led the Blue Devils to an 11-8 upset of the rival Tar Heels.
The No. 10 Salisbury men's lacrosse team got back on track Wednesday against host McDaniel. The Sea Gulls (3-2) opened the first quarter with a 4-0 run and held the Green Terror (0-3) to one goal per quarter the rest of the way to win, 16-3.
Senior midfielder John Haus and junior goalie Niko Amato of top-ranked Maryland were the Atlantic Coast Conference men's lacrosse Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week, the conference announced Tuesday.