Michigan and Maryland Earn Women’s Lacrosse Weekly Honors

March 1, 2016

Offensive Player of the Week
Tess Korten, Michigan
Jr. – A – Glen Head, N.Y. – North Shore

• Scored five goals on six shots en route to five points in the Wolverines’ win over Canisius
• Matched her own school record for the most goals in a single game
• Tallied a hat trick in the first half
• Earns her first career Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week honor
• Last Michigan Offensive Player of the Week: N/A

Defensive Player and Freshman of the Week
Megan Taylor, Maryland
Fr. – GK – Glenelg, Md. – Glenelg

• Tallied eight saves in the cage in the Terrapins’ 8-7 win over nationally ranked North Carolina
• Recorded six saves in the first half
• Played all 60 minutes, and scooped up one ground ball
• Currently leads the Big Ten with a 5.83 goals against average
• Earns her first career Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week honor
• Collects her first Big Ten Freshman of the Week plaudit
• Last Maryland Defensive Player of the Week: Taylor Cummings (Feb. 23, 2016)
• Last Maryland Freshman of the Week: Carolina Steele (Feb. 16, 2016)