Birlson Named MIAA Offensive Player of the Week

Birlson Named MIAA Offensive Player of the Week

ROYAL OAK, Mich.  – The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association has named Adrian College attacker Stacey Birlson its Offensive Player of the Week in women's lacrosse for matches played through March 30.

Birlson, a senior from Centennial, Colo. (Araphoe HS), scored six goals and added nine assists for 15 points in leading the Bulldogs to a pair of non-conference victories. She scored four goals, including the tying goal with less than three minutes remaining and the winning goal with 30 seconds to play, in an 11-10 win over Keuka, N.Y. She also had two goals and six assists in an 18-6 rout of Worcester State, Mass. Birlson, who is being honored as Player of the Week for the first time this season, also scooped up nine groundballs, had seven draw controls and caused three turnovers in the two games.