ROCK HILL, S.C. (TheSAC.com) – Newberry attack Stone Boone has been named the South Atlantic Conference AstroTurf Men's Lacrosse Offensive Player of the Week and Catawba goalie Kevin Geiger has been named the South Atlantic Conference AstroTurf Men's Lacrosse Defensive Player of the Week for games played Feb. 26-Mar. 4, the League announced today.
Boone, a junior from Stevensville, Md., led the Wolves to a 14-10 win over Chowan last week. He scored five goals with two assists for seven points and picked up a ground ball in the win. In addition to scoring five goals, he put 87.5 percent of his shots on net during the game.
Geiger, a sophomore from Flanders, N.J., posted a .708 save percentage, while making 17 saves in the Catawba Indian's 15-7 win over Florida Tech last week. In addition to his stellar play between the pipes, Geiger caused a turnover and picked up a pair of ground balls.
This is the first Player of the Week honor for both Boone and Geiger.
2018 SAC AstroTurf Men's Lacrosse Offensive Players of the Week
Feb. 5 – Adam Golia, Lincoln Memorial
Feb. 12 – Eric Dickinson, Lenoir-Rhyne
Feb. 19 – Chris Ryan, Tusculum
Feb. 26 – Dima Ferreira, Mars Hill
Mar. 5 – Stone Boone, Newberry
2018 SAC AstroTurf Men's Lacrosse Defensive Players of the Week
Feb. 5 – Ryan Crompton, Lenoir-Rhyne
Feb. 12 – Ryan Crompton, Lenoir-Rhyne
Feb. 19 – David Byrne, Queens
Feb. 26 – Anthony Valenza, Queens
Mar. 5 – Kevin Geiger, Catawba
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