(FOR THE WEEK OF OCT. 22-28)
PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Libby Pomerleau, Saint Joseph's (Maine) (Junior, F - Limerick, Maine)
GOALKEEPER OF THE WEEK
Abby Ladd, Colby-Sawyer (So, GK - Colchester, Vt.)
Ladd picked up a pair of wins last week and allowed just one goal in 140 minutes of action. Ladd earned the shutout with four saves in the team's 1-0 regular season finale victory over Simmons to lock up the #3 seed in the GNAC Tournament. Ladd then posted a pair of saves in the team's 4-1 GNAC First Round win over Anna Maria. She became the program's all-time leader in career wins with 22.
ROOKIE OF THE WEEK
Emma Rutledge, Saint Joseph's (Maine) (Freshman, F - Alfred, Maine)
Rutledge netted a goal with two assists in a 2-0 week for the Monks.
WEEK 9 HONOR ROLL
Lucy McNamara, Simmons (Sophomore, GK - Brewster, Mass.) - The keeper allowed just one goal in two matches to record a 0.50 goals against average in 140 minutes of play to go with seven saves for a .875 save percentage. The sophomore stopped four of five shots in a 1-0 loss at Colby-Sawyer College on October 24 and closed out the week by denying all three shots she faced vs. JWU in the GNAC Tournament First Round to record her fifth career shutout and second in the playoffs.
GNAC FIELD HOCKEY WEEKLY ARCHIVE (2018-19)
|1||Libby Pomerleau, SJC||Megan Baker, SJC||Makena Leazer, LAS|
|2||Alexandra Belaire, SJC||Hope Winkin, REG||Emily Plummer, SIM|
|3||Alexandra Belaire, SJC (2)||Megan Baker, SJC (2)||Emma Rutledge, SJC|
|4||Sam Taylor, LAS||Sofia Rodriguez, LAS||Maegan Sheehy, RIV|
|5||Sam Taylor, LAS (2)||Lucy McNamara, SIM||Sofia Rodriguez, LAS|
|6||Cailin Flannery, LAS||Lucy McNamara, SIM (2)||Sofia Rodriguez, LAS (2)|
|7||Sam Taylor, LAS (3)||Abby Ladd, CSC||Maegan Sheehy, RIV (2)|
|8||Sam Taylor, LAS (4)||Megan Baker, SJC (2)||Maegan Sheehy, RIV (3)|
|9||Libby Pomerleau, SJC (2)||Abby Ladd, CSC (2)||Emma Rutledge, SJC (2)|
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