Cambridge, Mass.- UMBC freshman attackman Nate Lewnes (Arnold, Md./St.Mary’s) was named America East Conference Men’s Lacrosse Rookie of the Week for games ending March 17, 2013.
Lewnes posted a team-season high six points vs. High Point in a Retriever 16-11 victory on March 16. The newcomer scored a pair of goals and added four assists vs. the Panthers. The four assists are also the most for a Retriever in 2013.
Lewnes now has six goals and six helpers on the campaign and is second on the team in scoring.