POTSDAM SUNY Potsdam mens lacrosse coach and Watertown native Rick Berkman welcomed nearly 70 former Potsdam players on Saturday in honor of his 20th season with the Bears.
The current Bears team faced a Potsdam alumni team on Saturday. Berkman was later presented a framed Potsdam jersey from the 68 former players.
Berkman has won 122 games with Potsdam, leading the Bears to 12 SUNYAC playoff appearances in 15 seasons. The Bears reached the SUNYAC championship in 2011. Berkman has been conference coach of the year in 2007 and 2011.