GNAC - Abbriano, Grindle earn weekly honors

BOSTON, Mass.  - Norwich University senior women's lacrosse player Kacey Abbriano (Hicksville, N.Y.) and freshman men's tennis player Ryan Grindle (Essex Junction, Vt.) were each recognized by the Great Northeast Athletic Conference on its weekly awards list March 26.

Abbriano was tabbed women's lacrosse Player of the Week for the period of March 19-25. In leading the Cadets to a 3-0 record, she compiled 17 goals, five assists, and 22 points. She also led the squad with 25 total shots, 22 shots on goal and 23 ground balls. Grindle, as part of a 2-0 week for the Maroon and Gold on the courts, surrendered only four points in two singles wins and joined sophomore teammate Christian Hoskey (St. Charles, Ill.) to win two doubles matches by 8-1 scores. He was named men's tennis Rookie of the Week.