SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (February 15, 2018) – Sophomore defenseman Oskar Djusberg (Abington, Mass.) of the Western New England University men's lacrosse team has earned preseason All-New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (NEILA) honorable mention recognition, the organization announced on Thursday afternoon.
Djusberg earned All-Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) second team accolades as a freshman last spring after starting 17 of 18 games and recording six points (five goals, one assist) with 54 ground balls and 19 caused turnovers.
The Abington, Mass. native is among just three CCC student-athletes to appear on the NEILA's preseason list, along with Grant Garrity and Hayden Souza of Endicott College.
Western New England's 2018 campaign gets underway on Tuesday, February 27 at Keene State.