Iowa, Ohio State and Penn State Earn Weekly Field Hockey Awards




Nov. 1, 2011

Offensive Player of the Week

Jessica Barnett, Iowa
MF – Jr. – North Vancouver, B.C. – Handsworth Secondary

  • Tallied six points on three goals over the weekend in 5-2 win over Ball State
  • Recorded her first career hat trick against the Cardinals
  • Has nine goals on the season, all of which have come during the Hawkeyes’ six-game win streak
  • Earns her third weekly award of the season and of her career
  • Last Iowa Offensive Player of the Week: Jessica Barnett (Oct. 25, 2011)

Defensive Player of the Week

Laura Napolitano, Ohio State
B – Jr. – Cincinnati, Ohio – Saint Ursula Academy                 

  • Led Ohio State’s defensive effort in 3-1 win over No. 20 Northwestern
  • Tallied two points on one goal against the Wildcats
  • Part of the Ohio State backfield that has held opponents to 1.50 goals and 11.4 shots per game
  • Earns the first weekly award of her career
  • Last Ohio State Defensive Player of the Week: Jenn Sciulli (Oct. 25, 2011)

Freshman of the Week

Laura Gebhart, Penn State
MF – Mount Joy, Pa. – Donegal

  • Notched four points on two goals over the weekend in wins over Bucknell (3-1) and Michigan State (4-1)
  • Recorded a game-high six shots against Bucknell
  • Earns the second weekly award of her career
  • Last Penn State Freshman of the Week: Laura Gebhart (Oct. 11, 2011)

 

2011 Big Ten Players of the Week

Aug. 30
O: Chelsea Armstrong, Jr., NU
D: Brenna Moeljadi, Sr., IND
F: Maddy Carpenter, NU
F: Jenna Chrismer, PSU


 

 

Sept. 6
O: Kim Scraper, So., IOWA
D: Brenna Moeljadi, Sr., IND
F: Emy Guttman, MICH

Sept. 13
O: Kim Scraper, So., IOWA
O: Kelsey Amy, Jr., PSU
D: Molly Cassidy, So., MSU
F: Emy Guttman, MICH

Sept. 20
O: Chelsea Armstrong, Jr., NU
D: Ayla Halus, Jr., PSU
F: Maddy Carpenter, NU

Sept. 27
O: Danica Deckard, Jr., OSU
D: Brittany Grzywacz, So., PSU
F: Maggie Olson, IND

Oct. 4
O: Chelsea Armstrong, Jr., NU
D: Christi Barwick, Sr., MICH
F: Aline Fobe, MICH
F: Taylor Herold, PSU

Oct. 11
O: Jessica Barnett, Jr., IOWA
D: Kathleen McGraw, Jr., IOWA
F: Abby Barker, MSU
F: Laura Gebhart, PSU

Oct. 18
O: Rachael Mack, So., MICH
D: Molly Cassidy, So., MSU
F: Allie Ahern, MSU

Oct. 25
O: Jessica Barnett, Jr., IOWA
D: Jenn Sciulli, Sr., OSU
F: Aline Fobe, MICH

Nov. 1
O: Jessica Barnett, Jr., IOWA
D: Laura Napolitano, Jr., OSU
F: Laura Gebhart, PSU