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Tuesday, April 13, 2010
OLSEN SNAGS WEEK EIGHT PLAYER OF THE WEEK HONORS FOR MEN'S LACROSSE

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Pfeiffer University’s Chad Olsen (8-7 overall, 2-2 conf.) has been selected as the NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas men's lacrosse Player of the Week during week number eight in the 2010 season. 

Olsen of Great Mills, MD racked up 15 points scoring 11 goals with four assists in a 2-1, 1-0 week for the Falcons. Olsen started the week off in the first game with the first goal, an insurance goal, and a game winning goal at Lees-McRae in a 10-8 league win. Olsen put home four tallies in each weekend contest at Seton Hill and Lake Erie. Olsen had the game-tying and pair of insurance goals in a 14-7 victory at Lake Erie. For the week, Olsen added four assists and four groundballs. On the season, Olsen has a team-high 35 goals with 10 assists and 19 groundballs.

Pfeiffer finishes up the 2010 regular season this Saturday at Limestone before beginning the 2010 Conference Carolinas tournament next weekend as the #4 seed.