HARTSVILLE, S.C. - Coker College men's lacrosse player, Joe Venazio has been named the South Atlantic Conference AstroTurf Men's Lacrosse Offensive Player of the Week, the league announced Monday (Feb. 11). This is Venazio's first Offensive Player of the Week award of the season.
Venazio, an exercise science major from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, broke the school record for goals in a game with eight in a season-opening 25-8 win over Chowan on Wednesday (Feb. 6) and also tied the school record for points in a game with 11. He followed up that performance with an impressive diving goal on Sunday (Feb. 10) in the loss to Florida Tech.
Venazio is the son of Joe and Tanya Venazio.