Lawrence's heroics earn him second NESCAC Player of the Week honor

WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College goaltender Sean Lawrence (Granite Bay, Calif.) earned his second New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Men's Hockey Player of the Week honor on Monday.

Lawrence extended his senior season by helping the Mules win their first-ever NESCAC title Sunday with a 4-1 win against Trinity College. He leads Colby into an NCAA first round game at University of New England this Saturday at 7 p.m.
 
Lawrence had 38 saves in the championship game against Trinity College and 39 stops in a semifinal win over Wesleyan. He had a .975 save percentage while allowing just one goal in each game. 
 
Lawrence allowed just three goals in Colby's three NESCAC playoff games. In Colby's current 5-0-2 unbeaten streak, Lawrence has allowed just eight goals in the seven games. 
 
In the latest national statistics, Lawrence ranks third in the country in save percentage (.940).