Every week during the regular season, we’ll award an NCAA.com Offensive and Defensive Player of the Week for Division I men’s lacrosse.
Offensive Player of the Week
Jake Froccaro | Villanova | Jr. | A/M | Sands Point, N.Y.
Jake Froccaro scored eight goals and added two assists in the Wildcats’ 19-9 upset of then-No. 12 Penn State in State College, Pennsylvania, on Saturday, Feb. 27. The performance broke Villanova’s single-game goals record, which had stood at seven since 1999.
Second Quarter Surge Paces @NovaLacrosse 14-9 Win Over @DrexelMensLax https://t.co/2LeOfI6YLI pic.twitter.com/XGFaTvGFtn— Villanova Men's Lax (@NovaLacrosse) March 1, 2016
Defensive Player of the Week
Stephen Kelly | North Carolina | Junior | M | Lutherville, Md.
Honorable mentions: Josh Byrne, Hofstra (offensive); B.J. Grill, Marquette (defensive); Shane Simpson, North Carolina (offensive); Greg Wozniak, Boston University (defensive).
Huge @UNCMensLacrosse goal! Shane Simpson to Michal Tagliaferri in the 4thQ https://t.co/RqyaGZh0f8— Tom Peace (@TPeace19) February 28, 2016