Spartan midfielder Joey Poppe won NJCAA National Men's Lacrosse Player of the Week honors for the week ending April 19, 2009. Poppe (Jordan-Elbridge H.S.; Memphis, N.Y.) recorded 23 points that week to be named the NJCAA Men's Lacrosse Player of the Week. In an 18-22 loss against Mercyhurst North East, he put up five goals on nine shots and four assists, adding four ground balls. Later in the week, in a 17-12 win against Dean College, he put up seven goals on ten shots, added seven assists and grabbed nine ground balls.