Player & Rookie of the Week
Shayne O'Neill, SUNY Canton
First-year, M/F - Dannemora, New York
O'Neill scored a pair of game-winning goals in two NAC wins in a double-header weekend with NVU-Lyndon and NVU-Johnson. The rookie buried his third goal of the season in the 12th minute of a 3-0 win against the Hornets. He followed up by having a hand in both Canton goals in a 2-0 win against the Badgers on Sunday. O'Neill scored his fourth goal of the season in the 52nd minute before adding the primary assist on the team's second goal just three minutes later.
Defensive Player of the Week
John Gonzalez, SUNY Canton
Senior, D - Utica, New York
Gonzalez led a defensive line that did not conceded a single goal, and only allowed four total shots on goal, through two conference games over the weekend. NVU-Johnson was limited to three shots on goal and four corner kicks, while NVU-Lyndon only had one shot on goal and one corner kick. The defender also contributed offensively with an assist from the backfield in each game.