Indiana and Northwestern Collect Weekly Field Hockey Awards

Northwestern's Maddy Carpenter was tabbed Defensive Player of the Week

Northwestern's Maddy Carpenter was tabbed Defensive Player of the Week

Sept. 10, 2013

Park Ridge, Ill. -

Offensive Player of the Week
Audra Heilman, Indiana
F/M – Jr. – Easton, Pa. – Easton 

  • Guided Indiana to victories over Saint Louis (11-0) and Radford (3-0)
  • Tallied single-game career highs in points (9), goals (3) and assists (3) to help the Hoosiers set a single-game program scoring record in the win over Saint Louis
  • Added an assist in Indiana’s victory over Radford
  • Earned her first Big Ten weekly award
  • Last Indiana Offensive Player of the Week: Meg O’Connell (Oct. 29, 2007)

Defensive Player of the Week
Maddy Carpenter, Northwestern
GK – Jr. – Wilbraham, Mass. – Suffield Academy                 

  • Helped No. 11 Northwestern to victories over No. 16 Boston University (4-1) and Miami University (3-0)
  • Tallied six saves in 140 minutes of action
  • Leads the Big Ten with a 1.27 goals against average
  • Earned the fourth weekly award of her career and second defensive honor
  • Last Northwestern Defensive Player of the Week: Maddy Carpenter (Oct. 16, 2012)

Freshman of the Week
Isabel Flens, Northwestern
M – Hattem, Netherlands – Gymnasium Celeanum   

  • Led No. 11 Northwestern to wins over No. 16 Boston University (4-1) and Miami University (3-0)
  • Tallied one goal in each contest last weekend
  • Leads all Big Ten freshmen in points (6)
  • Earned her first Big Ten weekly award
  • Last Northwestern Freshman of the Week: Lena Phillips (Oct. 9, 2012)

 

 

2013 Big Ten Players of the Week
Sept. 3      O: Caroline Troncelliti, So., NU
                  D: Sarah Lemieux, Jr., OSU
                  F: Paige Hamilton, OSU
Sept. 10    O: Audra Heilman, Jr., IND
                  D: Maddy Carpenter, Jr., NU
                  F: Isabel Flens, NU

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