Categories: clam_chatter
      Date: Mar  4, 2013
     Title: Top Clam Alumni 2/26 - 3/3
Greenfield and the Stags bounce back from Tuesday's loss with a big win, MacDonald scores first NCAA goal, Navoni helps Curry to two wins this week.

1.  JORDAN GREENFIELD (Fairfield / Junior / Attack)
4 goals, 2 assists vs. UMBC W 14-9
Comments:  A great response game from Jordan and the Stags after Tuesday's disappointing outing against Hofstra.

2.  MATT THISTLE (High Point / Sophomore / Attack)
1 goal, 2 assists vs. Jacksonville L 8-9
Comments:  Matt is tied for the lead in points scored for the Panthers (15) and leads the team in assists with 8.

3.  MARK MACDONALD (Sacred Heart / Sophomore / Midfield)
1 goal, 3 ground balls, 1 caused turnover L 9-11 vs. Holy Cross
Comments: Mark tallied his first goal of the season (and his NCAA career) on Saturday against Holy Cross; thus far this season, Mark has started every game for the Pioneers

4.  ANDREW NAVONI (Curry / Senior / Midfield)
2/26: 1 goal, 1 assist vs. Mitchell W 15-6
3/2: 2 goals, 1 assist vs. Mount Ida W 11-10
Comments: Andrew's five points over two games helped the Colonels to two consecutive victories this week.

5.  SPENCER LOW (Babson / Freshman / Attack)
3 goal vs. Skidmore W 17-8
Comments: Spencer's three goals puts him second on the team in points and goals.

6.  WILL SAHAKIAN (Manhattanville / Senior / Midfield)
2 goals, 1 assist vs. Vassar L 7-12
Comments: While Will's three points weren't enough to get Manhattanville the win, it helped establish him as a leader for his team for yet another season, this one his last.

7.  DEREK SWEET (Lynchburg / Senior / Attack)
1 goal, 1 assist vs. Cabrini W 11-9
Comments: Another goal, another assist and another win for Derek and the surging Hornets.

8.  TUCKER GARFIELD (St. Lawrence / Senior / Midfield)
2 goals vs. Haverford W 11-5
Comments:  Tucker and the Saints got off on the right foot with a decisive win against Haverford to start the season.

9.  TYLER MCKELVIE (Keene St. / Freshman / Attack)
2 goals vs. RPI W 11-9
Comments: Tyler was part of a balanced offensive attack that helped the Owls open the season with a win over RPI.

10.  BRENDAN WILBUR (Quinnipiac / Senior / Attack)
1 goal vs. Detroit Mercy W 12-10
Comments: Brendan added a goal to the effort in Quinnipiac's two-goal win over Detroit Mercy.

DEFENSIVE NOTABLES

TANNER POWERS (Holy Cross / So. / Defense)
2/26: 1 GB, 1 caused turnover vs. Harvard L 12-16
3/2: 2 GB vs. Sacred Heart W 11-9

CHASE WILLIAMS (Vermont / Fr. / LSM)
2/26: 1 GB, 1 CT vs. Dartmouth L 8-13
3/2: 2 GB vs. Bryant W 6-5