EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – SIUE Athletics has joined with Prairie Farms Dairy, Inc., to take time each week to honor a Cougar student-athlete who excels both in competition and in the classroom.
This week's honoree is SIUE men's soccer player Lachlan McLean. The junior from Sydney, Australia, is pursuing a bachelor's degree in business and has a grade point average of 3.49.
McLean has started all six games up front for the Cougars this season. He leads the team in assists (three) and is second in goals (two). The three assists puts him tied for fourth in the Mid-American Conference. McLean also leads SIUE in shots taken with 21.
Men's Soccer is gearing up to face Saint Louis in the first regular season Bronze Boot matchup since 1995. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. Friday at Hermann Stadium on the campus of Saint Louis.