The Canisius Athletics Department saluted its major award winners from the 2016-17 campaign at HARBORCENTER on Saturday, December 9.

Pictured above, from left to right, are Athletic Director Bill Maher ᾽89; Female Student-Athlete of the Year Erica Evans ᾽18 (lacrosse); Female Rookie of the Year Cassidy Ceriani ᾽18 (volleyball); Male Rookie of the Year David Hanes ᾽18 (golf) and President John Hurley. Male Student-Athlete of the Year Charles Williams ᾽17, was unable to attend due to his professional hockey commitments. Ironically, Charles posted his first professional shutout that same evening!

The presentation took place during the first intermission. Canisius defeated Niagara, 8-2.

Submitted by: John Maddock, associate athletic director, External Affairs