Yonts and Moore Win Final SSC Men's Lacrosse Players of the Week

Lions Sweep Final SSC Player of the Week Awards

WINTER PARK, Fla. - Saint Leo's Dylan Yonts and Dave Moore have been selected Sunshine State Conference Men's Lacrosse Players of the Week presented by VALIC.

OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK - Saint Leo sophomore M Dylan Yontz (Penn Yan, N.Y.) recorded a hat trick and an assist for four points to lead the Lions to an 11-7 win over Rollins in the final regular season game. Yonts scored the first goal of the game and then assisted on the second to give Saint Leo a 2-0 lead through one period. He scored the game-winning goal on a man-up opportunity to begin the fourth quarter. The Lions' win gave them the No. 3 seed in the first-ever SSC Men's Lacrosse Championship.

DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK - Saint Leo sophomore G Dave Moore (Lake Mary, Fla.) made 12 saves and allowed just seven goals in an 11-7 win over Rollins in the regular-season finale. Moore faced 30 shots and recorded a .632 save percentage in the victory. The Lions' win gave them the No. 3 seed in the first-ever SSC Men's Lacrosse Championship.

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