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Bobcat of the Week of April 9, 2012: Rob Highland '13

Junior midfielder Rob Highland was the central figure in the Bates men's lacrosse team's best game of the season on Wednesday night.

Highland (Yarmouth, Maine) exploded for five goals and an assist as Bates blasted the 11th-ranked team in Division III, Bowdoin, by the score of 11-5. It was Bates' second win over a ranked team this season, following their 6-5 upset win at Wesleyan in March.

Highland kept up his high level of play in Saturday's 12-8 setback at Hamilton College, leading the Bobcats in scoring again with three goals and one assist.