Washington & Jefferson freshman attacker Ben Ward (Canonsburg, Pa. / Canon-McMillan) led the Presidents to their first conference victory of the season and has been named the Ohio River Lacrosse Conference Player of the Week on offense.
The freshman scored eight goals and added one assist with four ground balls in the two contests for the Presidents.
Ward led the Presidents' offense last week with nine total points, and tied his season-high of five goals, including the game-winner, in a 7-6 win at Hanover.
Washington & Jefferson (2-4, 1-0 ORLC) will return to action on Monday at Wooster at 7 p.m., and on Wednesday at Mount Union at 7: 30 p.m.
|ORLC Player of the Week (Offense)
||Jared Saffer, Thiel College
|Week 2||Edward Kargbo, Thiel College|
|Week 3||Ben Ward, Washington & Jefferson|