Bates lacrosse players named All-New England


LEWISTON – Bates College men’s lacrosse players Brent Morin and Ryan O’Connor were each named to the 2006 All-New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association Thursday.

Morin, a sophomore midfielder from Hanover, N.H., was named to the Division III First Team. He was third in scoring for the Bobcats with 17 goals and nine assists.

O’Connor, a senior defenseman from Avon, Conn., made the All-New England Second Team. He was an instrumental component of Bates’ stingy defense.

, one which allowed only 7.08 goals per game. O’Connor led the Bobcats in ground balls with 47.