FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – The Capital Athletic Conference released its weekly men's lacrosse awards on Monday and Salisbury University junior attackman Josh Melton was named the league's Offensive Player of the Week.
Melton helped Salisbury extend its record to 8-0 with victories over Illinois Wesleyan University and Montclair State University. Against the Titans, Melton tied his career high in points totaling 10 netting a new career high with a team-best six goals while adding four assists. He followed up that performance with a five-goal outing against Montclair St., to tie the team high in points with five.
He currently has a team-best 39 points which rank third in the CAC and his 16 assists rank second on the team and fourth in the CAC.
Melton and the Sea Gulls return to action on Saturday, hosting State University of New York at Geneseo on Saturday, March 23 at Sea Gull Stadium, beginning at 1 p.m.
To see the CAC release, click here.