Michigan, Penn State and Rutgers Earn First Weekly Field Hockey Honors
Aug. 28, 2017

Offensive Player of the Week
Gini Bramley, Penn State
M - Jr. - Elizabethtown, Pa. - Lower Dauphin
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Guided No. 7 Penn State to victories over No. 23 Old Dominion and No. 10 Virginia
Scored two goals and added one assist against Old Dominion
Scored two goals and tallied two assists in Penn State's, 4-2, win over Virginia

Defensive Player of the Week
Sam Swenson, Michigan
GK - Sr. - Harrogate, England - Ashville College
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Posted nine saves and allowed just two goals in the season-opening, 3-2, win against No. 1 North Carolina
• Recorded five saves in the, 5-4, victory over No. 15 Wake Forrest

Freshman of the Week
Daphne Groothuis, Rutgers
M - Fr. - Nieuwerker Aan Den Ijssel, The Netherlands - Thorbecke Voortgezet Onderwijs
• Made her collegiate debut this weekend, starting both games for the Scarlet Knights
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Recorded her first career assist against Kent State in a 4-1 victory
Scored her first career hat trick, netting three goals, en route to Rutgers' 9-0 win over Towson
Earns her first career Big Ten Freshman of the Week honor 

2017 Big Ten Field Hockey Players of the Week
Aug. 28         
O:        Gini Bramley, Jr., PSU
D:         Sam Swenson, Sr., MICH
F:         Daphne Groothuis, Fr., RU