PAINESVILLE, Ohio – Lake Erie College women's lacrosse's Taylor Mathis (Corning, N.Y. / Corning) and baseball's Wes Birchmeier (Miamisburg, Ohio / Miamisburg) have been named Lake Erie SAAC Student-Athlete of the Month for their performances in the month of March.
Mathis is coming back from a knee injury that held her out for the majority of last season. Since returning to the field this season Mathis led the team in goals in March with 23, and was second on the team in points.
Birchmeier is the leader of the Storm offense as he has a .363 batting average. He is leading the team in doubles (11), homeruns (5), and RBI (24). Birchmeier is solid in the field as well as he has a .988 fielding percentage.
Both Mathis and Birchmeier will be in action this weekend as women's lacrosse host the University of Indianapolis on Friday at 7 p.m. and baseball will be in action Saturday as they travel to take on Northwoord.