NEWMAC Co-Defensive Athlete of the Week

NEWMAC Co-Defensive Athlete of the Week

NEWMAC Men’s Lacrosse Co-Defensive Athlete of the Week

Matthew LaCroix, Springfield (Senior, Westfield, Mass.)

Matthew LaCroix, a senior face-off specialist for Springfield College, had an incredible week, leading to a pair of wins for the Pride over Clark and MIT. In Springfield College's 15-9 win over Clark, LaCroix won 19-of-27 draws and matched his career best with 12 ground balls, before returning to Stagg Field on Saturday and going 15-for-25 in the "x" while securing seven ground balls to help the Pride clinch its ninth NEWMAC Regular Season Championship in program history.