Harrison, Rooney named February's Student-Athletes of the Month
Mar 13, 2013
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Lees-McRae College
sophomore Ryan Harrison (Lake Mary, Fla.) and junior Katelin Rooney
(Naples, Fla.) have been named the Male and Female Student-Athletes
of the Month for February 2013, announced College officials
Harrison put together one of the best months of his career in
February, averaging 15 saves per game to enter March ranked fourth
in the nation. The sophomore netminder recorded at least 10 stops
in all but one game, including four contests with at least 17
saves. A native of Lake Mary, Fla., Harrison posted a season-high
22 stops against No. 3 Limestone College on February 27.
Rooney led the Bobcats to a 1-1 record to open the season,
including a 20-4 victory over Emmanuel College (Ga.) on February 9.
The junior attack kicked off the campaign in style against
Emmanuel, scoring six goals and dishing out an assist. Rooney also
scored against Belmont Abbey College on February 27, her seventh of
the season and 27th of her career.
The Lees-McRae College Student-Athlete of the Month Award honors
one male and one female student-athlete each much from an in-season
sport during the 2012-2013 academic year, recognizing their hard
work, effort, and athletic performance.
- LMC -
2012-2013 Lees-McRae Student-Athletes
of the Month