NEWLA Weekly Honors for April 23, 2012
OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Bridget Dullea, Salem St.
(Jr, M - Peabody, MA )
Dullea scored 15 goals to go along with nine caused turnovers, eight draw controls and 12 ground balls in a 1-2 week for Salem State. The junior midfielder, scored five goals along with six ground balls in a 12-14 loss to New England College. Dullea added four goals in a 20-9 conference win over Mass. Maritime before scoring six times, with four ground balls, four draw controls and five caused turnovers in a 16-14 loss to Framingham State. The junior scored five goals in the second half to cut a five goal halftime deficit to one.
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
(So., Midfield - Braintree, Mass.)
Clancy tallied 13 ground balls, 14 controlled draws and seven caused turnovers to go along with five goals and a pair of assists in a perfect 3-0 week for the Bears which included NEWLA wins over Mass. Maritime and Westfield State. Clancy recorded six ground balls, three draws and three caused turnovers and scored a goal in Bridgewater's 16-1 victory over Mass. Maritime. She added four ground balls, three draws, two caused turnovers as well as a goal in a key 9-5 triumph over Westfield. Clancy also contributed three goals and a pair of helpers along with three ground balls, eight draws and two caused turnovers in a 12-11 non-conference setback to Mount Holyoke.
ROOKIE OF THE WEEK
(Fr, N/A - Westford, MA)
Lawlor tallied nine points in a 1-1 week for Worcester State including a game-best seven goals, with four ground balls, three draws and a forced miscue in a 16-7 triumph over Becker.
Melanie Appleman, Bridgewater
St. (So., Attack - Hyannis, Mass.)
Kelly Finamore, Fitchburg St. (Sr, A - Weymouth, Mass.)
Carly Keeley, Westfield St. (Sr, Attack - Feeding Hills, Mass.)
Carissa Kennedy, Fitchburg St. (Sr, D - Somerset, Mass.)
Kerry Kiley, Framingham St. (Sr, C - Mansfield, Mass.)
Kayla Narey, Elms (So, M - South Hadley, Mass.)
Rachel Schrutt, Elms (Sr, GK - Chicopee, Mass.)