John Tooher

John Tooher

SAA Men's Lacrosse Offensive Player of the Week - John Tooher of Rhodes

Sophomore John Tooher (pictured at right) scored five goals on the weekend including the huge game winner against Centre to clinch the team's first ever outright SAA Title. Against Sewanee, Tooher scored a pair of goals in a 12-6 win and picked up five ground balls, coming away with nearly every hustle play and also causing two turnovers. Against Centre, Tooher scored three goals in the fourth quarter alone to give Rhodes the 8-7 win. Down 7-6 late, Tooher tied the game with 37 seconds left and followed that up with an unbelievable game winning goal for the remarkable 8-7 come-from-behind win.