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JU's Forbes named to USILA Team of the Week
Courtesy: Southern Conference
Release: 02/06/2018
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Jacksonville's Hunter Forbes
Courtesy: Jacksonville University Athletics

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Jacksonville senior Hunter Forbes was named to the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association's (USILA) Team of the Week, as announced Monday afternoon.

Playing a major role in the Dolphins' 12-7 victory over Navy at D.B. Milne Field on Sunday, Forbes had a dominating performance the faceoff X. The Woodstock, Georgia, native won 19-of-22 faceoffs and picked up a game-high 13 ground balls in the process.

Already the Dolphins' all-time leader in face off win percentage (.565, 350-619), Forbes now ranks second in JU program history with 162 career ground balls. His mark is just 14 away from former Dolphin Cameron Mann's record of 176.

The Dolphins return to action Saturday, Feb. 10, when they travel to No. 1 Duke. Faceoff is set for 1 p.m.

USILA Team of the Week – Feb. 5
Ben Clark – Bucknell – GK – Fr. – Milton, Ga.
Christian Cuccinello – Villanova – A – Sr. – Mountain Lakes, N.J.
Hunter Forbes – Jacksonville – FO/M – Sr. – Woodstock, Ga.
Justin Guterding – Duke – A – Sr. – Garden City, N.Y.
Jules Heningburg – Rutgers – A – Sr. – Maplewood, N.J.
Ryan Keenan – Penn State – M – Sr. – Smithtown, N.Y.
John Kelly – Ohio State – M – GS – Towson, Md.
Chase Levesque – Boston University – D/LSM – So. – Ridgefield, Conn.
John MacClain – Boston University – M – So. – Medfield, Mass.
Kenny Massa – Bryant – FO – GS – Huntington, N.Y.

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