NEWLA Weekly Honors for March 26, 2012
OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
(Sr, A - Weymouth, Mass)
In a 2-0 week, Finamore led Fitchburg State with 23 points, posting 13 goals and ten assists. The senior attacker totaled 12 points (8 goals, 4 assists) in a 21-13 victory over Rivier, while adding five scores and six helpers for 11 points in an 18-5 victory over Elms.
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Carissa Kennedy, Fitchburg
(Sr, D - Somerset, Mass.)
Kennedy led the Falcons defense with 14 draw controls, three groundballs and two caused turnovers in a 2-0 week. The senior defender totaled nine devensive saves in a 21-13 win over Rivier, while posting one goal on the offensive end.
ROOKIE OF THE WEEK
Kim Courcy, Mass.
(Jr, M - Warwick, R.I.)
Courcy scored seven goals to go along with nine ground balls, 11 draw controls and three caused turnovers in an 0-3 week for Mass. Maritime. The junior midfielder in her first season of lacrosse competition, scored five goals with four ground balls and five draw controls in a 10-7 loss to Daniel Webster.
Kerry Kiley, Framingham St. (Sr, C - Mansfield, Mass.)
Nicole Dipilato, Westfield St. (Sr, Attack - Shrewsbury, Mass.)
Ashley Holmes, Framingham St. (Fr, GK - East Sandwich, Mass.)