Abplanalp Named Landmark Athlete of the Week

Abplanalp Named Landmark Athlete of the Week

TOWSON, Md. – Susquehanna freshman men's lacrosse goalie Dylan Abplanalp has been named the Landmark Conference Men's Lacrosse Defensive Athlete of the Week for the first time in his collegiate career.

Abplanalp started both games last week and played every minute, including an overtime game against Hendrix. He went 2-0 with 31 saves – 20 against Hendrix – a .738 save percentage and a 5.41 goals-against average.

The Crusaders defeated Hendrix 6-5 in overtime on March 7 and handed Rhodes College its first loss, 14-6, on March 9.

Abplanalp has played every minute this season and is 5-1 overall with 40 saves, a .615 save percentage and a 6.63 GAA.

Susquehanna returns home to host Wilkes on March 16 at 4 p.m.