TOWSON, Md. - The Landmark Conference has released the Athletes of the Week. The conference will recognize a student-athlete for each sport based on their contributions to their team throughout the season.
Saturday featured the first conference games of the new year, and only two teams remained undefeated. Drew University won its second straight game with a 56-50 victory at Juniata. The Rangers are now 10-3 overall and 2-0 in the Landmark. Susquehanna University earned a 89-63 win at Goucher to move to 9-4 on the season and 2-0 in conference play. Elizabethtown College earned the week’s biggest upset, defeating No. 25 University of Scranton its first loss of the season. Connor Moffatt hit a long three-pointer at the buzzer to lift the Blue Jays to a 67-64 victory.
Juniata College, Moravian College, and University of Scranton improved to 2-0 in the conference after Saturday’s game. The Eagles defeated Drew University 53-40, while Moravian edged Catholic University 75-70 in overtime. No. 6 Scranton pushed its win streak to 13 games thanks to a 66-53 win at Elizabethtown.