GLIAC -- The Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) announced the Week 7 GLIAC Lacrosse Athlete of the Week awards for the 2019 season. Concordia-St. Paul junior Alina Boyce was named Offensive Player of the Week, while Indianapols senior Lauren Wagner was named Defensive Player of the Week.
OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK - Alina Boyce - Concordia St. Paul
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK - Lauren Wagner - Indianapolis
Senior defense Lauren Wagner (Upper Arlington, Ohio) limited GLIAC leading scorer Sofia Michael to zero shots as the Greyhound defense locked in for a 23-1 victory in its final home contest of the regular season. As a unit, UIndy allowed just five shots on goal, with the Ashland score coming more than 47 minutes into the game. The Hounds forced 19 turnovers, while limiting the Eagles to 6-of-21 on the clear. Wagner also tallied her first career goal in the victory.
Offense: Emily Nelson (McK), Carly Shisler (GVSU), Brenna Knoll (DU), Claire Martin (M'ville), Grace Gunneson (UIndy)
Defense: Hannah Sugarman (McK), Sarah Stagaard (GVSU), Makenna Pitchford (DU), Lexi Stanley (CSP), Tabatha Saake (M'ville)