Women's Lacrosse Weekly Awards

March 28, 2017

Offensive Player of the Week
Madison Carter, Penn State
So. – A – Davidsonville, Md. – South River

  • Led the Nittany Lions to two wins against ranked opponents last week with eight goals and nine points
  • Tallied two goals and one assist in a road win at No. 5 Princeton
  • Contributed a career-high tying six goals in a conference road contest at Johns Hopkins
  • Currently leads the Big Ten in goals per game (3.64) and is second in points per game (4.09)
  • This is Carter’s second Offensive Player of the Week award this season, and the fourth of her career
  • Last Penn State Offensive Player of the Week: Steph Lazo (March 21, 2017)


Defensive Player of the Week
Cat Rainone, Penn State
Sr. – GK – Newtown Square, Pa. – Marple Newtown

  • Set a career high in saves with 10 against Princeton, holding the No. 14 scoring offense in the country more than four goals below its average
  • Stopped eight shots in a 16-10 victory at Johns Hopkins
  • Had a .500 save percentage in the two road victories, and also picked up three ground balls
  • This is the first career Defensive Player of the Week award for Rainone
  • Last Penn State Defensive Player of the Week: Madison Cyr (March 22, 2016)

 

 


Freshman of the Week
Kali Hartshorn, Maryland
Fr. – M – Allentown, N.J. - Allentown

  • Notched six goals and seven points in two nonconference wins for the Terps
  • Scored three goals and picked up six draw controls and two ground balls in a win vs. No. 9 Penn
  • Registered three goals, one assist and five draw controls in a road victory at James Madison
  • This is Hartshorn’s second Freshman of the Week honor this season
  • Last Maryland Freshman of the Week: Brindi Griffin (March 21, 2017)


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

March 14
O:        Megan Whittle, Maryland
D:         Megan Taylor, Maryland
F:         Kali Hartshorn, Maryland

March 21
O:        Steph Lazo, Penn State
D:         Emily Kift, Maryland
D:         Mira Shane, Michigan
F:         Brindi Griffin, Maryland

March 28
O:        Madison Carter, Penn State
D:         Cat Rainone, Penn State
F:         Kali Hartshorn, Maryland