Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 3/4/10
From Press Releases
Philadelphia Wings assistant captain Geoff Snider has been named the National Lacrosse League Transition Player of the Week after his Game MVP performance in a 15-11 victory over the Buffalo Bandits Saturday.
Snider registered five total points (1G, 4A) and had 16 loose balls, seven more than any other player, in the team’s win over the Bandits. He also played a large role in helping the Wings dictate the possession battle winning an incredible 26 of 29 face-offs. Snider currently leads the NLL in loose balls (118) and faceoff winning percentage (.706).
The Wings travel to Calgary to face the defending NLL Champion Roughnecks at Pengrowth Saddledome this Saturday, March 6, beginning at 9:30 p.m.
Following their game in Calgary the Wings will travel to Orlando to face the Titans on Friday, March 12 before returning home to Wachovia Center on Saturday, March 13 at 7 p.m. to face the Minnesota Swarm.