NEWLA Weekly Honors for March 22, 2010
OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Kaitlyn Kelley, Fitchburg State
(Jr, A - Pepperell, Mass.)
In a 2-1 week for the Falcons, Fitchburg State's Kaitlyn Kelley totaled 14 points on ten goals and four assists. The junior attacker totaled six points on four scores and two helpers in a 20-9 victory over Sweet Briar College, posted three goals and one dish in a 15-12 win over Manhattanville and scored three times with one assist in an 10-11 loss to Curry.
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Angelica Mazzola, Castleton State
(Sophomore, Midfield - Centerport, NY)
Mazzola guided the Spartans transition in a 1-1 week overall grabbing team-highs in ground balls (11) and draw controls (9) while causing five turnovers. Mazzola was key to Castleton's 18-8 win over Colby-Sawyer on Wednesday picking up eight ground balls, winning five draw controls while causing four turnovers.
ROOKIE OF THE WEEK
Jamie Kelley, Fitchburg State
(Fr, A - Pepperell, Mass.)
In a 2-1 week for the Falcons, totaled nine points on sevent goals and two assists. Added nine groundballs and ten caused turnovers. Notched five points on four goals and one assist vs. Manhattanville, while posting three goals and one helper in a 20-9 victory over Sweet Briar College.