Field Hockey Weekly Award Winners: Week 4

Field Hockey Weekly Award Winners: Week 4

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OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK - Michaila Parent (Westborough, Mass.), Junior, Worcester State

Parent tallied five goals and five assists in a 3-0 week that included two LEC wins. She netted a hat-trick in the Lancers' shutout over Framingham State with an assist for seven points. She had three assists in the Lancers' non-conference win over Anna Maria and finished the week up with two goals, including the game-winner, and an assist in the LEC shutout over Salem State.

 

DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK - Rachel Bunce (Dennis, Mass.), Senior, Westfield State

Anchored the back line in a 2-0 week for the Owls in which they had a 1-0 win over Eastern Connecticut and a 2-1 victory over Southern Maine. In addition to her defensive work, Bunce scored on a penalty stroke to tie the Southern Maine game at 1-1 as the Owls rallied for a 2-1 win, with the game-winner coming on a penalty corner Bunce inserted after time had expired.

 

GOALKEEPER/ROOKIE OF THE WEEK - Molly Duff-Still (Hatchetville, Mass.), Freshman, Westfield State

Still backstopped the Owls to a pair of league wins, posting a 0.50 GAA and a .929 save percentage in a 2-0 week. She stopped 10 shots in a 1-0 shutout of Eastern Connecticut, including four in the closing two minutes and one as time expired to preserve the win. Duff-Still then made three save in a 2-1 win over Southern Maine as the Owls rallied for a 2-1 come-from-behind win.