The Lynn University athletic department hosted its seventh annual Student-Athlete Recognition Awards show on Wednesday evening, handing out a record 44 awards to Fighting Knight student-athletes while also inducting the 18th Hall of Fame class.
Four members of the Lynn University lacrosse team earned All-Sunshine State Conference honors, as voted on by the league’s coaches and announced by the SSC office on Thursday. Dryden Brous repeats on the All-SSC First Team, Mikey Urso was tabbed to the All-SSC Second Team while rookies Keegan Maxwell and Xander Cosenza claim a spot on the All-SSC Freshman Team.
Lynn University’s men’s lacrosse team had seventh-ranked University of Tampa on the ropes midway in the second half but a late surge by the Spartans put the Fighting Knights down big and led to an eventual 13-6 loss in the season finale.
Lynn University lacrosse sophomore Dryden Brous continues to pick up the awards this week as the Fighting Knight has been selected to the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) Division II Team of the Week, as announced by the organization on Tuesday.
In what seems to be becoming a trend this spring, Lynn University’s Klaudia Boczova and Dryden Brous were both again tabbed as Sunshine State Conference Players of the Week, as announced by the league office on Monday. Boczova claims the women’s tennis Player of the Week plaudit while Brous is named the men’s lacrosse Specialist of the Week.
Lynn University’s lacrosse team possessed the ball for a large majority of the afternoon on Saturday and was able to keep a high-powered Saint Leo University offense from running wild but a heartbreaking goal with seven seconds remaining was the dagger that lifted the sixth-ranked Lions to an 11-10 Sunshine State Conference win over the Fighting Knights.