NEWMAC Men’s Lacrosse Defensive Athlete of the Week
Mike McCaslin, Coast Guard (Jr, Stevensville, Md.)
Junior Mike McCaslin led Coast Guard’s defense to two dominating performances to open the 2018 season. McCaslin tallied seven caused turnovers through the first two games with four in a 15-7 win over Eastern Conn. and then three more in Coast Guard’s 17-1 dismantling of Norwich. The junior helped a defensive unit that held their opponents to just 18 shots on goal in two games. The one goal allowed in the victory over the Cadets is the fewest allowed in program history. McCaslin leads the conference with seven caused turnovers on the season.