Vitkus Named Second Team IWLCA All-Region

May 23, 2008

PROVIDENCE, RI - Brown junior lacrosse standout Lauren Vitkus (Skaneateles, NY) was named 2008 Second Team IWLCA All-Region. Vitkus is one of 128 student-athletes across the country to earn this honor and one of 23 Ivy League student-athletes to be recognized.

The Bears' leading scorer with 40 points, Vitkus also led Brown with 31 goals and nine assists, earning Second Team All-Ivy honors at the conclusion of the season. A top threat on the circle, Vitkus led the Bears with 41 draw controls and was second in the Ivy League with 2.56 draw controls per game. During the season, Vitkus posted at least one point in all but one of Brown's games, with at least three points in nine of the 16 contests. For her career, she has played in all 48 games, earning 47 starts. She currently ranks sixth all-time at Brown with 72 career draw controls and second all-time for draw controls in a season with the 41 from this year.