March 10, 2014
NEW YORK, N.Y. - Senior defenseman John LoCascio (Fairfield, N.J.) has been named to the BIG EAST Honor Roll for the week of March 10th, as announced by the conference office on Monday afternoon. LoCascio tallied an assists and added eight ground balls and three caused turnovers in a 12-11 loss to Penn on Saturday evening.
For the season, LoCascio is currently ranks second in the NCAA averaging 2.75 caused turnovers per game and 20th in ground balls per game at 7.00, which is also good for third in the BIG EAST. On the season, the senior co-captain has a team-best 28 ground balls and 11 caused turnovers. He's also added three assists for three points.
LoCascio and the Wildcats will be back in action when they travel to No. 1 Maryland this coming Friday, March 14th. Game time is slated for 7 p.m. in Byrd Stadium.
BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Week
ERIK ADAMSON, DENVER Jr., M, Anaheim Hills, Calif.
BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week
CHRISTIAN BURGDORF, DENVER Fr., D, Westfield, N.J.
BIG EAST Honor Roll
ANDREW BARTON, PROVIDENCE Sr., M, Timonium, Md.
CONNOR MURPHY, RUTGERS Fr., A, Clifton, Va.
COLIN KEEGAN, ST. JOHN'S Sr., A, Springfield, Pa.
John LoCascio, VILLANOVA Sr., LSM/D, Fairfield, N.J.
TYLER KNARR, GEORGETOWN Gr., FO, Eagleville, Pa.