NEW LONDON, Conn. - Junior Mike McCaslin was named NEWMAC Defensive Athlete of the Week after helping the Bears to a 2-0 start with two dominant defensive performances.
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 CT and then three more in Coast Guard's 17-1 dismantling of Norwich. 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.
The Bears are back in action on Tuesday, March 6th, when they host No. 1 Wesleyan. Open face off is 7:00 pm.