SSC Lacrosse Weekly Awards – 3/27/23!
Men’s Lacrosse Offensive Player of the Week
Luke McAnaney / Tampa / Gr. / Attack / Syracuse, New York
McAnaney earns Offensive Player of the Week laurels with his play in Tampa’s wins over No. 13 Colorado Mesa (19-11) and Westminster (11-10). The Syracuse, New York native had four goals, including the game-winner, against Colorado Mesa. Against Westminster, McAnaney scored a game-high five goals and, with his two assists, registered a game-high seven points. McAnaney scored his nine goals off 15 shots and 11 shots on goal. The grad student also gave the Spartans five groundballs across the two wins. The weekly award is the second of his career.
Men’s Lacrosse Defensive Player of the Week
Nick Shannon / Florida Southern / Sr. / Def. / Boynton Beach, Florida
Shannon wins Defensive Player of the Week following his performances in Florida Southern’s wins at Lynn (22-6) and against Westminster (14-7). The Boynton Beach, Florida product tallied four groundballs, a team-high for non-faceoff players, and a game-high three caused turnovers in the win at Lynn. Shannon followed seven groundballs, a game-high for non-faceoff players, and a game-high six caused turnovers in the victory over Westminster. Offensively, Shannon had an assist against Lynn. The weekly award is the second of his career.
Men’s Lacrosse Specialist of the Week
Jacob Czyz / Florida Southern / Fr. / FOS / Baldwinsville, New York
Czyz is named Specialist of the Week for the second time in 2023 after performing well in the X during wins at Lynn (22-6) and against Westminster (14-7). The freshman from Baldwinsville, New York, won 18-of-23 faceoffs in the conference opener at Lynn for a .783 win percentage. He also had a game-high 11 groundballs in the win. Against Westminster, Czyz won 11 of 24 faceoffs and picked up seven groundballs.
Women’s Lacrosse Offensive Player of the Week
Abigail Cawley / Rollins / Sr. / Attack / Bernardsville, New Jersey
Cawley led Rollins to a win over No. 24 Colorado Mesa to garner Offensive Player of the Week honors for the second time this season. She tallied game-highs in goals (4), assists (4), and points (8) and also picked up a groundball in the win. The senior from Bernardsville, New Jersey, scored all her goals in the second half during open play. Cawley scored three consecutive goals to turn an 8-5 deficit into an 8-8 tie late in the third quarter. Her scores came off eight total shots and five shots on goal.
Women’s Lacrosse Defensive Player of the Week
Jessica Harclerode / Saint Leo / Fr. / Goal / Sayville, New York
Harclerode wins Defensive Player of the Week for the third time in 2023 with her performance in Saint Leo’s loss at No. 15 Flagler (11-18) and wins against No. 24 Colorado Mesa (13-7) and Frostburg State (18-10). The freshman from Sayville, New York, made 30 saves and allowed 33 goals while facing 78 total shots and 63 shots on goal across the three contests. She also provided her team with four groundballs last week.