(ROCHESTER, N.Y.) – Carnegie Mellon University junior goalkeeper Alec Lam (Upper Saddle River, N.J./Northern Highlands Regional) was named the University Athletic Association (UAA) Men's Soccer Defensive Athlete of the Week on Monday, September 11. Lam helped lead the Tartans to a 2-0 week with an overall record of 3-1.
Lam recorded two shutouts while the 20th-ranked Tartans topped seventh-ranked University of Redlands and Pomona-Pitzer Colleges by identical 1-0 scores on the road during the second week of the season. Lam made three saves against the ranked Bulldogs before making four against the Sagehens.
Lam and the Tartans will be back in action on Friday, September 15 when they host Westminster College at 6:30 p.m.