October 11, 2011

Women's Soccer Players of the Week - October 11, 2011

Women’s Soccer Players of the Week (For Week Ending September 9th, 2011)

Division I

Offensive Player of the Week

Ariana Calderon – Long Island University
Senior, Forward, Scaramento, Calif.

Calderon had a stellar week in a 2-0-0 week for Long Island University. She scored two goals and added one assist in a 4-1 victory over Bryant University. Calderon also tallied a goal and an assist in a 2-1 victory over Wagner College.

Defensive Player of the Week

Ashley Blanks – Lehigh University
Freshman, Goalkeeper, North Andover, Mass.

Blanks put forth a strong effort in goal, collecting 15 saves in a 3-0-0 week for Lehigh. After making two saves in a 1-0 overtime victory at Columbia University, the freshman made six and seven saves in 1-0 victories over American University and U.S. Military Academy, respectively.

 

Division II

Defensive Player of the Week

Julia Hansson - University of Bridgeport
Sophomore, Goalkeeper, Tocksfors, Sweden

Hansson played solid in the net for Bridgeport this week collecting one shutout victory in a 2-0-0 week. Bridgeport defeated Saint Anselm College 1-0 and Molloy College 4-1. The shutout was Hansson’s eighth on the season.



Division III – New England Region

Offensive Player of the Week

Courtney Chadburn – Castleton State College
Senior, Forward, North Clarendon, Vt.

Chadburn posted lofty numbers of five goals and five assists in a 3-0-0 week for Castleton this week. She collected three goals and two assists in a victory over SUNY Cobleskill and added two goals and three assists in victories over University of Maine-Farmington and Thomas University. The senior is currently tied for the all-time Castleton scoring record with 79 career goals.

Defensive Player of the Week

Kaylee Woodford – Mitchell College
Sophomore, Goalkeeper, Niantic, Conn.

Woodford did not allow a goal in a 0-0-2 week for Mitchell College. She collected thirteen saves in a 0-0 draw to Elms and made five saves in a 0-0 draw to Daniel Webster.

 

Division III – Metro Region

Offensive Player of the Week

Cassandra Esposito – SUNY Old Westbury
Senior, Forward, Valley Stream, N.Y.

Esposito led Old Westbury to a 2-0-0 week with four goals and one assist. She scored a hat trick in a 4-0 win over SUNY Purchase, scored one goal and added an assist in a 2-1 win over St. Joseph’s College. The hat trick was her third of the season and the eleventh of her career.

Defensive Player of the Week

Lyndsie Bernardini - Rowan University
Junior, Goalkeeper, Elmer, N.J.

Bernardini collected ten saves in a 3-0-0 week for Rowan University. She made five saves in a 2-0 victory over Arcadia University. She followed up the win with three saves in a 5-1 win over Moravian College and two saves in a 1-0 road win at Stevenson University.


Division III – Upstate Region

Offensive Player of the Week

Amanda Margolis – SUNY Cortland
Freshman, Forward, Oceanside, N.Y.

Margolis scored three goals and collected one assist in a 2-0-0 week for Cortland. She assisted on the second goal of the game in a 3-2 overtime victory over Buffalo State. Margolis scored a hat trick in a 3-0 victory over SUNY Fredonia to highlight her week.

Defensive Player of the Week

Kaitlyn McClymount – Stevens Institute of Technology
Senior, Goalkeeper, Corpus Christi, Texas

McClymount made 10 saves en route to a 2-0-0 week for Stevens Institute of Technology. She made five saves in a 2-1 victory over St. John Fisher College and added five saves in a 2-1 overtime triumph over Ithaca College.

 
Division III – South Region

 Offensive Player of the Week

Hannah Kronick – Johns Hopkins University
Freshman, Forward, Westfield, N.J.

Kronick provided the offensive power in a 2-0 week for Johns Hopkins University. She scored a goal and added an assist in a victory over Franklin & Marshall College. Kronick then scored twice and added an assist in a victory over Ursinus College.

Defensive Player of the Week

Alisa Cornell – University of Pittsburgh at Bradford
Junior, Goalkeeper, Philadelphia, Penn.

Cornell did not allow a goal in a 1-0-1 week for Pitt-Bradford. She highlighted the week by making eight saves in a 0-0 double overtime time tie with La Roche College.