Apr. 30: Senior captain Amanda Forbes was named to the Liberty League Second Team for the third straight year on Thursday while three other members of the St. Lawrence University women's lacrosse team earned Honorable Mention as the conference announced its annual awards Thursday morning.
Forbes (Glens Falls, NY/Glens Falls) was a critical piece for the Saints this season as she scored 40 goals and 7 assists for a team-high 47 total points, recording at least a goal in 13 of St. Lawrence's 14 games. She was valuable on the defensive side of the ball as well, picking up 30 ground balls, controlling 34 draws, and causing 10 turnovers. She tied for sixth in the conference in goals scored at the end of regular season action.
In addition, junior captain Mary Jane Sweetland (Hopewell, NJ/Stuart Country Day), along with sophomores Kelsey Redpath (Norwich, VT/Hanover) and Kim Morse (Peaks Island, ME/North Yarmouth Academy) were named Honorable Mentions.
Sweetland, a co-captain for the Saints this year, recorded 16 goals and seven assists for 23 points. She also picked up 14 ground balls, controlled five draws and recorded two caused turnovers.