Boots, Ryan Named First Oswego State Athletes of the Week of 2011

Kayla Ryan (Jr., Schaghticoke, N.Y.) and Ian Boots (Jr., Akwesasne, N.Y.) have been named the Oswego State Athletes of the Week for the week ending January 2, 2011.

Women’s basketball forward Kayla Ryan was named to the Bahamas Sunshine Shootout All-Tournament Team after averaging 18.5 points and six rebounds in two losses over the holiday break. She was the only Laker to reach double-digits in either contest. Ryan paces the squad in scoring at 14.3 points per game.

Oswego State returns to action Wednesday versus St. Lawrence at 6 p.m. in Oswego before resuming conference play Saturday at Cortland.

Men’s ice hockey forward Ian Boots was named to the PathFinder Bank/Oswego Hockey Classic All-Tournament Team this past weekend. Boots registered four points on three goals and an assist as the Lakers went 1-1. Against UW-Stevens Point, he scored the first two goals of the game, which included the game-winning goal. Boots leads the Lakers with 20 points and 12 assists this season.