Niko Cejic, Men's Lacrosse

Niko Cejic, Men's Lacrosse

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The Morrisville State athletics department announced its weekly award winners, naming Kerry Gara (Albany, N.Y.) and Niko Cejic (Johnson City, N.Y.) the Mustang Athletes of the Week for the week ending April 7.


Cejic, senior goaltender for Morrisville State men’s lacrosse, posted a 2-1 record in net for the Mustangs across the week, including backstopping the team to a 2-0 start to conference play.

The senior began the week with 14 stops in a non-conference loss to Scranton, before turning away nine in the Mustangs opener against Poly in the 12-10 decision. Seven of his stops in the conference came in the first half of action.

He wrapped up the week with five saves in the win over Wells College.

Across the week he collected six ground balls, a total 28 saves, for a 8.67 goals against average and 51.9 save percentage.