Boys Lacrosse Week 6 Player of the Week: Donovan Catholic’s Trevor Barber
Every week this season, Shore Conference lacrosse fans will have their chance to vote for the Shore Sports Network Boys Lacrosse Player of the Week on our website.
The Week 6 (May 6-May 12) winner is Donovan Catholic senior midfielder Trevor Barber, who scored nine goals and added three assists to reach 100 career points, all while having a dominant three games at the face-off X to close out a great senior season. Barber and all Player of the Week recipients this season will receive a $25 Surf Taco gift card.
Barber began the week by scoring twice, picking up five ground balls and winning 20 of 22 face-offs in a game against Toms River North.
Two days later, Barber tied a career-high with seven points by scoring four goals and assisting on three more in a win over Toms River South to go over 100 points for his career. Barber also went 23-for-29 on face-offs and collected eight ground balls against the Indians.
Barber and the Griffins closed out their season with a 10-9 victory over Toms River East. Barber recorded a hat trick, gathered six ground balls and won 19 of 21 face-offs.
Barber distinguished himself as one of the Shore Conference’s top face-off middies over the past two years and finished his career with 438 face-off wins and a 75% winning percentage. This season, Barber scored a career-high 43 goals and added seven assists for a career-best 50 points. He won 77 percent of face-offs and collected 79 ground balls.
He will continue his career at Lynn University in Florida, a nationally-ranked Division 2 program.
Barber won the Player of the Week poll with 35.47 percent of the votes.