Will Walker Named Ivy Rookie of the Week

Will Walker stands fourth on the Crimson with 18 points this spring (12-6-18) (Gil Talbot).

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. Freshman attackman Will Walker of the Harvard men’s lacrosse team has been selected as the Ivy League Rookie of the Week, the conference office announced Monday.

Walker, who hails from Scituate, Mass., scored a career-high four goals and dished out an assist for a five-point effort in Harvard’s 18-4 win over Quinnipiac April 10. The rookie then added two goals in an Ivy League contest at Penn April 14, finishing the week with six goals and seven points.

Walker and the Crimson will host No. 13/14 Princeton Saturday, April 21 at 1 p.m. Prior to the game, Harvard’s 11 seniors will be honored in a pre-game ceremony as part of Senior Day.