Women's Lacrosse Weekly Awards

March 7, 2017

Co-Offensive Player of the Week
Miranda Ibello, Johns Hopkins
So. – A – Cockeysville, Md. – Maryvale Prep

  • Tallied 10 points in two home wins last week for the Blue Jays
  • Recorded three points on two goals and one assist in a 11-10 OT win vs. Georgetown
  • Followed that with a two-goal, five-assist performance vs. Furman
  • The seven points vs. Furman set a new career high for Ibello
  • This is the first-ever Offensive Player of the Week award for Johns Hopkins

Co-Offensive Player of the Week
Molly Wood, Ohio State
Jr. – A – Skaneateles, N.Y. - Skaneateles
  • Notched a game-high five points on two goals and three assists to lead the Buckeyes to a win vs. Duquesne
  • Also contributed a game-high eight draw controls, leading to a 44-20 shot margin for the home team
  • This is the first Offensive Player of the Week award for Molly this season and in her career
  • Last Ohio State Offensive Player of the Week: Rainey Hodgson (April 12, 2016)

Defensive Player of the Week
Megan Taylor, Maryland
So. – GK – Glenelg, Md. – Glenelg
  • Made 10 saves for the third-straight game to lead the Terps to a stout defensive performance vs. Hofstra
  • Allowed just six goals and also picked up two ground balls in the 18-7 road win
  • Currently ranks fifth nationally with a 7.23 goals against average and fourth nationally with a .585 save percentage
  • This is the third Defensive Player of the Week award for Taylor this season and in her career
  • Last Maryland Defensive Player of the Week: Megan Taylor (Feb. 28, 2017)

Freshman of the Week
Maggie Schneidereith, Johns Hopkins
Fr. – A – Lutherville, Md. – Towson High
  • Totaled nine points in a pair of wins for the Blue Jays last week
  • Scored a career-high four goals and added two assists vs. Georgetown, the most points by a JHU freshman in almost six years
  • Added three assists in a 15-5 victory vs. Furman
  • This is the first-ever Freshman of the Week award for Johns Hopkins

2017 Big Ten Women’s Lacrosse Players of the Week

Feb. 7
O:        Steph Lazo, Penn State
D:         Mallory Weisse, Northwestern
F:         Liza Hernandez, Ohio State

Feb. 14
O:        Steph Lazo, Penn State
D:         Megan Taylor, Maryland
F:         Liza Hernandez, Ohio State

Feb. 21
O:        Megan Whittle, Maryland
O:        Madison Carter, Penn State
D:         Jill Rizzo, Ohio State
O:        Liza Hernandez, Ohio State

Feb. 28
O:        Jen Giles, Maryland
D:         Megan Taylor, Maryland
F:         Liza Hernandez, Ohio State

March 7
O:        Miranda Ibello, Johns Hopkins
O:        Molly Wood, Ohio State
D:         Megan Taylor, Maryland
F:         Maggie Schneidereith, Johns Hopkins