HADLEY, MA – Williams College senior attack and captain James McFarland (Northbrook, IL) has been named the NESCAC Men's Lacrosse Player of the Week for his role in the Ephs' 11-9 win over previously undefeated Connecticut College.
McFarland scored one goal in the first half and assisted on the Ephs' finally tally of the first half to narrow Conn College's lead to 5-4.
In the second half McFarland netted two more goals, including the game-winner, as the Ephs won their second game in a row and moved to 2-1 in NESCAC play and 2-2 overall.
McFarland leads the Ephs in goals scored (8) and points (12).
Next up for the Ephs is a road game at Stevens Institute tomorrow night in Hoboken, NJ at 6:00 PM.
The Stevens game will be the first of four games off campus as the Ephs will not play at home again until April 4 when they host NESCAC foe Tufts.