NWC saves leader Benko named Student-Athlete of the Week

NWC saves leader Benko named Student-Athlete of the Week

TACOMA, Washington – A focal point in the Puget Sound lacrosse team's current three-game winning streak, Logger goaltender Ally Benko was named the Northwest Conference Defensive Student-Athlete of the Week.

Benko has totaled 25 saves in the last three games, including 13 during the Loggers' thrilling 10-9 win over Marian (Wis.) in double overtime. Benko currently leads the NWC in saves (53), and she ranks fourth in save-percentage (43.4 percent).

Puget Sound resumes its Northwest Conference schedule at home this weekend, March 30-31, when the Loggers host both Whitworth and Whitman.