Vikings of the Week
Vikings of the Week are chosen throughout the school year by Lawrence University Director of Athletic Media Relations Joe Vanden Acker. The honor is given to a student-athlete for his or her outstanding play, contributions to the team, significant achievements, record-setting performance, etc. On occasion, the honor is given to an entire team.
Week of February 6-12, 2017
Josh Janusiak, Track and Field
Josh Janusiak grabbed second place in the 5,000 meters in 15:22.20 and raced to the fastest time in the Midwest Conference in the process. A sophomore from South Milwaukee, Wis., Janusiak battled UW-Whitewater’s Noah Stamsta, who edged Janusiak with a time of 15:19.78. Janusiak’s time is the fastest in the conference by more than 21 seconds.
Lane King, Hockey
Lane King posted the second-highest assist total in a game in Lawrence's 6-5 overtime victory over Northland in the series finale. King handed out four assists and scored a goal in the win over the Lumberjacks. King assisted on Lawrence's first two goals and his goal early in the third period gave Lawrence a 4-3 lead. He assisted on the final two goals, including Brad Mueller's overtime game-winner. King also picked up an assist in the series opener.