Major League Lacrosse announced the weekly award winners for week 6 of the 2013 season, which concluded on June 9. The winners are chosen every week by the League, and are based on outstanding in-game achievements. After a stellar game in net against the Boston Cannons on Friday, June 7
th, in Kennesaw Georgia, Rochester’s John Galloway has been named the Warrior Defensive Player of the Week for his second week in a row.
Galloway captured his second consecutive award after a 23 save performance against the Cannons on Saturday night. Galloway earned his third win of the year with the 16-14 decision, improving Rochester's record to 3-3. The goalie held Boston to only one fourth quarter goal, and a total of four second half goals to help the Rattlers earn the come from behind win. The Rochester netminder finished with a .565 save percentage, and added nine ground balls in the win.
The Rattlers are now tied for fourth place in the standings, and will look to continue their success against the Ohio Machine on Saturday, June 15. YouTube will broadcast this game live at 7:30 p.m. (ET).