NEW LONDON, Conn. - Junior Trey Johnson was named NEWMAC Defensive Athlete of the Week and CGASPORTS.COM Athlete of the Week, presented by First Command, after leading the men's lacrosse team to a NEWMAC opening win over Clark 9-5.
Johnson helped the Bears open up the NEWMAC schedule 1-0 as he allowed one second half goals in the 9-5 comeback victory over Cougars. Johnson made four of his seven saves in the second half and held Clark scoreless through the third quarters late into the fourth quarter (4:02).
He continues to lead the NEWMAC with a 6.69 goals-against average and of March 30th was 27th in the country. He has not allowed double digit goals in any of his games this season. He earns the conference weekly honor for the second straight week and third overall this season.
Coast Guard is back in action this Wendesday, April 4th, when they travel to Cambridge, Massachusetts to take on the MIT Engineers. Opening face-off is 7:00 PM.