Akapnitis Earns Weekly Honors Again
Akapnitis had yet another career day between the pipes for Manhattan as they defeated MAAC rival Detroit 8-6 on Saturday. Akapnitis tied a career high with 19 saves, eight in the fourth quarter, for his third win of the season. He also picked up a career high 11 ground balls in the victory. Akapnitis is 3-2 on the season for the Jaspers with a Goals Against Average of 10.00 and a save percentage of 59.5% while leading the squad with 30 ground balls.
Manhattan continues its season long three game home stand with an out of conference game against Wagner on Tues., April 3 at 7 p.m. at Gaelic Park.