Wells College men's lacrosse goalkeeper Nick Hallinan was selected as the North Eastern Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Week for the week ending March 5, 2017. Hallinan, a freshman from Elbridge, N.Y., earned the award by turning in a strong performance in his collegiate debut.
In the opening game of the 2017 season, Wells traveled to Alfred State and fell by an 11-8 score. Hallinan was a defensive standout, as he made 16 saves on 27 shots for a .593 save percentage. He also cleared the ball effectively and came up with two ground balls.
The Express returns to action Tuesday, March 7 with a road game at Houghton College at 7 p.m. Wells is set to host its home game of the year Saturday, March 11 against SUNY Canton at 1 p.m.