Kevin Friedenberg Named All-American
PERRY, N.Y. - Senior goalie Kevin Friedenberg of the Swarthmore College men's lacrosse team has been named an honorable mention All-American by the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association on Tuesday.
One of the top goalkeepers in Division III lacrosse,Friedenberg (Needham, Mass./Needham)capped his illustrious Garnet career with a stellar 2010 campaign that saw him earn first-team All-Centennial Conference honors. Friedenberg finished first in the Centennial Conference in save percentage (12.46) while finishing the season with a 9.43 goals-against average and .570 save percentage. He recorded a season-high 17 saves in a victory over Washington College - the Garnet's first over the Shoremen since 1953 - while holding opponents to under 10 goals in nine of Swat's 13 games.
Friedenberg is the third Swarthmore student-athlete to receive All-America honors during the 2009-2010 season, following senior Anne Miller (swimmer) and junior Kathryn Stockbower (women's basketball).