GENESEO, N.Y. - SUNY Geneseo senior forward Conlan Keenan and junior goalkeeper Aaron Mackay were each honored by the State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) as PrestoSports Athletes of the Week, announced Monday afternoon by the conference.
Keenan was named SUNYAC Player of the Week as he tallied six points as the Knights earned a pair of conference wins over the weekend. On Saturday against Cortland, Keenan dished off three assists as Geneseo defeated the visiting Red Dragons, 7-1. On Sunday at Oswego, Keenan handed out two more assists, including one on the game-winning goal with under two minutes remaining, and added an empty-net tally in the closing seconds to lead the Knights to a 5-3 win over the Lakers. Keenan ranks second on the team with 40 points, including 23 assists.
Mackay was named SUNYAC Goalie of the Week after he led Geneseo to a pair of conference wins over the weekend, helping the Knights defeat Cortland, 7-1, on Saturday and host Oswego, 5-3, on Sunday. Against Cortland, Mackay stopped 18 shots and allowed just one goal as the Knights rolled the Red Dragons. Against the Lakers, Mackay stopped a career-high 29 shots and propelled Geneseo to the season sweep of their conference rival. Now 10-2-1 on the season, Mackay ranks third in the conference with a 2.12 goals against average and fourth in the league with a .911 save percentage.
Geneseo (17-3-2, 10-1-2 SUNYAC) will host Buffalo State on Friday, Feb. 14 at 7:00 p.m.