Transylvania’s sophomore defender T.J. Toivonen (Sherwood, Ore. / Sherwood) has been named the Ohio River Lacrosse Conference Player of the Week on defense.
The sophomore tallied two goals and two assists as the Pioneers went 2-0 in ORLC play last week. Toivonen contributed five ground balls and eight caused turnovers in a 25-1 victory over Mount St. Joseph on Wednesday. He then added 13 ground balls and four caused turnovers during Saturday’s 21-5 win over Westminster.
The Transylvania Pioneers (5-5, 3-1 ORLC) will host Centre on Tuesday at 7 p.m. and Grove City on Saturday at 1 p.m.
|ORLC Player of the Week (Defense)
|Week 1||Joseph Tritschler, Washington & Jefferson|
|Week 2||Cole O'Connor, Thiel College|
|Week 3||T.J. Toivonen, Transylvania University|
|Week 4||Noah Dubrava, Hanover College|
|Week 5||T.J. Toivonen, Transylvania University|