April 25, 2018
Berry College Head Men's Lacrosse Coach Curtis Gilbert earns Coach-of-the-Year
The Berry College men's lacrosse team placed 10 student-athletes on the All-SAA teams, with Head Coach Curtis Gilbert earning SAA Coach-of-the-Year honors, as voted on by head coaches of the Southern Athletic Association (SAA).
Gilbert earned his first ever SAA Coach-of-the-Year honor, as he led the Vikings to a 12-4 overall season of play, as well as a 5-1 conference record. Behind Gilbert, Berry scored 233 goals and passed 124 assists this year, averaging 14.56 goals per game on the season. In his five years at the helm for Berry, Gilbert has amassed a 54-27 overall record, as well as a 24-9 SAA record, coaching 39 All-SAA selections, 36 SAA Academic Honor Roll honorees and two SAA Offensive Players of the Year.
Under Gilbert, five Vikings earned spots on the All-SAA First Team this season while two more were named to the All-SAA Second Team, and rounding out the honors, three more were named All-SAA Honorable Mention team members.
US Sports Camps is excited to be back at Berry College and offer a Nike Lacrosse Camp near Atlanta, Georgia. Berry College is located next to Rome in northwest Georgia, 72 miles northwest of Atlanta and 75 miles south of Chattanooga.
As the sport strengthens in Georgia, this overnight summer camp presents an incredible opportunity for youth players to improve their skills, and for high school players to get a taste of playing for Berry College.
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