Middlebury

Palmisano Is Named NESCAC Player of the Week

May 9, 2005

5/9/05 - <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Middlebury College men's lacrosse player Alex Palmisano (Southport, Conn.) has been named the NESCAC Players of the Week. The sophomore helped lead the Panthers to thier fifth consecutive NESCAC Championship last weekend.

Palmisano was steady all weekend in goal for the Middlebury men, anchoring a stingy defense. The sophomore was huge in the title game, making 17 saves on 33 Wesleyan shots, while allowing just five goals. He ended the weekend with 22 saves, allowing just 11 goals in two games.