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2019 NAIA Men's Lacrosse Players of the Week No. 5

NAIA - Men's Lacrosse - Michigan-Dearborn

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Devon Callaghan of Michigan-Dearborn was named as the NAIA men’s lacrosse offensive player of the week and Dillon Beal of Michigan-Dearborn was named as the NAIA men’s lacrosse defensive player of the week. The duo was chosen out of a pool of conference and group winners.

Offensive Player of the Week
Devon Callaghan, Michigan-Dearborn  
5-9, SR, A, Bloomfield Hills, Mich.   

  • Callaghan led his team to an upset of No. 6 Siena Heights (Mich.) last week.
  • Weekly Stats
    • Totaled 7 goals, 7.0 average
    • Totaled 1 assists, 1.0 average
    • Totaled 16 shots with 12 on goal

Defensive Player of the Week
Dillon Beal, Michigan-Dearborn  
5-10, FR, M, Chagrin Falls, Ohio   

  • Beal set a new program record of 22 ground balls in the upset of No. 6 Siena Heights.
  • Weekly Stats
    • Totaled 22 ground balls
    • Won 28-of-34 face-offs (0.824)
    • Also added two assists to his stat line

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Nominees: Gavin Banks, Reinhardt (Ga.); Ryan Johnson, Keiser (Fla.); Cooper Heck, Columbia (Mo.); Sean Parmer, SCAD Savannah (Ga.) 

Nick DiFranco, Cumberlands (Ky.); Channing Thomas, Keiser (Fla.); Ty Hosler, Columbia (Mo.); Ross Wiseman, SCAD Savannah (Ga.)


2018-19 Men's Lacrosse Composite Award Winners (Offensive, Defensive)

Week 1 (February 27): Jake Padden, Reinhardt (Ga.), Cole Gingell, Madonna (Mich.) 
Week 2 (March 06): Jake Padden, Reinhardt (Ga.), Bennett Jarrett, Reinhardt (Ga.) 
Week 3 (March 13): Will Settle, Cumberlands (Ky.), Jake Gallaher, Siena Heights (Mich.) 
Week 4 (March 20): Ross Wiseman, SCAD Savannah (Ga.), Brendan Oles, Lawrence Tech (Mich.) 
Week 5 (March 27): Dillon Beal, Michigan-Dearborn, Devon Callaghan, Michigan-Dearborn


Source: National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics

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