Greenwich native Johnson earns All-American honorable mention for Trinity

Trinity College senior captain goalkeeper and Greenwich native Peter Johnson, along with junior attackman Rob Nogueras (Parkland, Fla.), were each named to the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association Division-III All-American Honorable Mention, while Nogueras graced the New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association Division-III All-New England First Team, and junior midfielder Nick Shaheen (Williamsburg, Mass.) made the All-NEILA Second Team.

Nogueras and Johnson were also chosen for the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) All-Conference First Team, while Shaheen was named to the All-NESCAC Second Team as well.

 

Johnson, an All-NESCAC Second Teamer, All-New England First-Team selection and an All-American Honorable Mention in 2011, totaled 212 saves (2nd in NESCAC, 11.78 per game) for a .578 save percentage and allowed 155 goals for an 8.58 goals against average in 18 games. He played in 1,084 minutes this spring.

The senior was a 2012 pre-season All-American according to Insidelacrosse.com, after finishing 17th nationally in save percentages in 2011 with a .620 mark, and sixth in the nation in 2010 with a Trinity College record of 6.41 GAA. He was named the NESCAC Player of the Week once this spring. Johnson closed his collegiate career with 533 saves for a .594 save percentage and 364 goals allowed for a College-record GAA of 7.76 to go with a 31-17 record (new Trinity College record for wins) and 131 ground balls.

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