Saraceni Earns Player of the Week Honors

May 10, 2004

5/10/04 - <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Middlebury College men's lacrosse player Mike Saraceni (N. Syracuse, N.Y.) has been named the NESCAC Player of the Week.

Saraceni helped lead the Panthers to their fourth consecutive NESCAC Championship with four goals and three assists in the title game against Wesleyan. The senior was in on seven of 12 goals in the 12-7 championship win, while dishing out two assists in the semifinal victory over Amherst. He leads the team to its eighth NCAA Tournament appearance this weekend with 26 goals and 35 assists for 61 points.

The Panthers will host the winner of the Geneseo/Endicott game (played Wednesday) on Sunday at 1:00 p.m. in an NCAA first-round match-up.