NECC Field Hockey Athletes of the Week- September 16

NECC Field Hockey Athletes of the Week- September 16

Offensive Player of the Week  

 

Brittany Tierney (GS., F), New England College

Graduate student Brittany Tierney (Ottowa, Ontario) scored the lone goal for the Pilgrims in a close 2-1 loss at Rivier, before posting a hat trick in a 6-1 victory over Johnson & Wales.

 

Defensive Player of the Week

 

Ellie Philben (Fr., GK), New England College

Freshman Ellie Philben (Havre de Grace, Md.) recorded 11 saves in a 6-1 victory over Johnson & Wales. She also tallied four saves in a close loss at Rivier.  Philben allowed only two goals in 105:00 minutes of action on the week.

 

Rookie of the Week

 

Allysah Greene, (Fr., F), Husson University

Freshman Allysah Greene (Newport, Maine) recorded the game-winner on Saturday afternoon to help Husson pick up their first home victory. She knocked in her first collegiate goal in the third-quarter to help defeat Wheaton College, 4-3. The freshman pitched in her first career assist earlier in the match off a hard shot that was deflected into the back corner of the net.