Johnston and VonderHaar Named MWLC Players of the Week

Johnston and VonderHaar Named MWLC Players of the Week

NAPERVILLE, Ill. – Adrian's Rachel Johnston and Laura VonderHaar were named the Midwest Women's Lacrosse Conference (MWLC) Players of the Week Monday.

Johnston, a senior attacker from St. Catherines, Ontario and Denis Morris Catholic (Education major), helped the Bulldogs go 2-1 last week as she tallied six goals, eight assists, five ground balls and three caused turnovers. Johnston finished with two goals, three assists and three ground balls in a 15-14, three-overtime loss to SUNY Fredonia on March 24. She then had two goals, three assists, one ground ball and one draw control in a 25-1 win at Albion, and two goals, two assists, one ground ball and three caused turnovers in a 17-3 win at Trine, both on March 25.

VonderHaar, a senior defender from Bolingbrook, Ill., and Naperville Central High School (Pre-Medicine Major), helped lead a Bulldog defense that picked up a pair of conference wins against Albion (25-1) and Trine (17-3) last week. She also finished with two ground balls and two draw controls in Adrian's game against SUNY Fredonia, two goals and two ground balls against Albion and one ground ball and one caused turnover against Trine.