Newton Named All CVAC

Lees-McRae Bobcats lacrosse player Caner Newton was named to the Carolinas-Virginia Athletic Conference All-CVAC team this morning. The award is the first for the sophomore defender.

The Wilmington, NC native earns his first post season honors, picking up All CVAC Honorable Mention honors. Newton started in all but two games this season, marking the opposition's top attackman. While picking up his first collegiate goal this season, Newton ranked third on the team in ground balls. Over his career, Newton has started 23 of 25 contests he has played in while scooping up 72 ground balls.

The Bobcats will travel to Queen's University of Charlotte this evening for first round CVAC Tournament action. Game time is set for 7:00pm.