Providence, R.I. - Brown freshman attackman Kylor Bellistri (Potomac, MD) was named the Ivy League's Rookie of the Week in men's lacrosse for his role in Brown's stunning 9-8 overtime win over fifth-ranked UMass Saturday afternoon in Amherst, MA.
With Brown trailing 8-5 with just over six minutes remaining, Bellistri scored three straight goals, including the game-tying goal with 3:22 remaining in regulation to send the game into overtime. Bellistri scored his three goals on three shots in the span of three-minutes. Brown wound up winning the game with 2:44 left in the first overtime period, 9-8.
Bellistri and the Brown lacrosse team are back in action on Wednesday, March 6 at Hartford, with face-off scheduled for 3 pm. The Bears will also be at home on Saturday, March 9, hosting St. Joseph's at Stevenson Field, starting at 1 pm.