Choiniere Named ECAC Offensive Player of the Week

Photo by Leyna Andren '14
Photo by Leyna Andren '14


Mike Choiniere (Bethany, Conn.) of the Albertus Magnus men's lacrosse team has been named the ECAC Men's Lacrosse Offensive Player of the Week.

Most recently, Choiniere was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Player of the Week as he is the first Falcon in program history to ever win a league as well as an ECAC honor.

The Falcons went 1-2 on the week but picked up their first program victory with a dominating 26-13 win over Lyndon State on Thursday, March 20.

Choiniere put together an impressive week, recording 21 points on 12 goals and nine assists.  He tallied a tremendous 10 goals and four assists in the win over Lyndon State.

The sophomore added a goal in the Falcons' loss to Emmanuel and a goal as well as five assists in the Falcons' 17-11 loss to Norwich University.

Choiniere and the Falcons will host GNAC opponent Anna Maria on Wednesday in a 3:00 PM league contest.