NEWLA Weekly Honors for May 7, 2012
OFFENSIVE PLAYER AND ROOKIE OF THE WEEK
Riley Cachelin, Bridgewater St.
(Fr, Attack - Westwood, Mass.)
Cachelin notched three goals and a pair of assists to go along with three ground balls to help lead the Bears to their fifth straight NEWLA Tournament title. The freshman attacker tallied a goal and an assist as well as three ground balls in Bridgewater's 13-2 semifinal win over Fitchburg and scored a pair of goals, including the game-winner in overtime, and added an assist in the Bears' 6-5 championship game victory over Westfield State.
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Victoria Moore, Bridgewater
(So, GK - Duxbury, Mass)
Moore went 2-0 with 13 saves and an impressive 3.33 goals against average to help lead the Bears to their fifth straight NEWLA Tournament title. The sophomore goalkeeper made four saves in a 13-2 semifinal win over Fitchburg State and nine saves in a dramtics 6-5 overtime victory over Westfield State in the championship game.