DOBBS FERRY, N.Y. (June 1, 2017) – Mercy College men’s lacrosse sophomore Ryan Gibbons (Seaford, N.Y./Dowling College) has been named the Male Student-Athlete of the Month for May.
Gibbons had a strong month in net for the Mavericks going 1-1 with an impressive .657 save percentage and 5.93 goals against average with 23 saves. The sophomore began the month with 14 saves and just three goals allowed in 57:45 minutes of action to earn the win in Mercy’s first-ever ECC Tournament victory over Chestnut Hill College on May 3rd. The Third Team All-ECC selection then made nine saves to keep the Mavericks in the game in the ECC Championship Game against nationally-ranked NYIT on May 6th. Behind Gibbons’ strong play in goal this season Mercy set a school record with 12 wins during the 2017 campaign.
Congratulations to Ryan on receiving this month’s Male Student-Athlete of the Month Award!