Women's Lacrosse Weekly Honors

Feb. 9, 2015

Offensive Player of the Week
Kara Mupo, Northwestern
Sr. – A – Miller Place, N.Y. – Rocky Point

•    Matched a career-high with five goals in the Wildcats’ season-opening win at Southern California
•    Scored the game-tying goal with 37 seconds remaining in regulation to force overtime
•    Surpassed the 100-goal plateau for her career (103)
•    Earns her first career Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week honor
•    Last Northwestern Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week: N/A

Defensive Player of the Week
Sheila Nesselbush, Northwestern
So. – M – Penfield, N.Y. – Penfield

•    Collected two ground balls and caused a pair of turnovers in Northwestern’s 12-11, come-from-behind win at USC
•    The Wildcats held the Trojans scoreless for the final 9:35 to post the overtime victory
•    Collects her first career Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week plaudit
•    Last Northwestern Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week: N/A

Freshman of the Week
Selena Lasota, Northwestern
M – Campbell River, B.C. – Carihi Secondary

•    Scored four goals, including the game-winner in overtime, to lift the Wildcats past host USC in the season opener
•    Recorded a pair of assists en route to six total points
•    Earns her first career Big Ten Freshman of the Week honor
•    Last Northwestern Big Ten Freshman of the Week: N/A

2015 Big Ten Women’s Lacrosse Players of the Week
Feb. 2   
O: Katie Chase, Ohio State          
D: Tori DeScenza, Ohio State
F: Molly Wood, Ohio State

Feb. 9   
O: Kara Mupo, Northwestern
D: Sheila Nesselbush, Northwestern
F: Selena Lasota, Northwestern