HIGH POINT, N.C. – Limestone College attack Tyler Papa has been named the Conference Carolinas Men's Lacrosse Player of the Week for games played from Feb. 18-24, the Conference announced today. This marks the first POTW for Papa and the second overall for Limestone.
A junior from Manilus, N.Y., Papa tallied four points on three goals and one assist with two ground balls in No. 3 Limestone's 13-10 win over No. 7 Mercyhurst.
Papa currently ranks fourth in Conference Carolinas in points (17), while ranking fifth in goals (12) and ninth in assists (5).
Also nominated for Men's Lacrosse Player of the Week:
Liam Osborne (Belmont Abbey) - Posted eight points on five goals and three assists with two ground balls in one game.
Alec Molander (Lees-McRae) - Posted 10 points on four goals and six assists with 14 ground balls in one game.
Austin Dixon (North Greenville) - Posted seven points on five goals and two assists with three ground balls in two games.
2019 Men's Lacrosse Players of the Week
Week One (Feb. 4) – Liam Osborne (Belmont Abbey)
Week Two (Feb. 11) – Clark Walter (Limestone)
Week Three (Feb. 18) – Noah Haas (Belmont Abbey)
Week Four (Feb. 25) – Tyler Papa (Limestone)