NEWLA Weekly Honors for April 2, 2012
OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Bridget Dullea, Salem
(Jr, M - Peabody, Mass.)
Dullea scored 16 goals, collected 16 ground balls won 20 draw controls in a 3-0 week for Salem State. The junior midfielder scored five goals with an assist and added six draw controls in an 18-15 win over Regis. Dullea picked up 11 ground balls, scored twice and assisted on another in a 10-7 win over Mount Ida. In Saturday's conference win over Worcester, the junior scored nine goals in the 21-20 victory, including the last three for the Vikings with the final tally coming with 1:33 remaining.
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
(Fr, G - Manchester, N.H.)
Gillett made career-high 17 saves to lead Mass. Maritime to an inaugural varsity victory at Wheelock, including 13 second half stops that keyed comeback from four goal deficit in final 29-plus minutes. The freshman added 16 saves and career-best .727 saves percentage in 9-6 NEWLA triumph at Elms.
ROOKIE OF THE WEEK
Hillary Doucette, Mass.
(So, A - Manchester, Mass.)
Doucette netted a career and program best eight goals and nine points in Buccaneers' first varsity victory in school history in 18-16 triumph at Wheelock while adding hat trick in 9-6 victory at Elms in her NEWLA debut.
Becker (Sr, F - Woodstock, Vt.)
Taylor Clancy, Bridgewater St. (Sophomore, Midfield - Braintree, Mass.)
Carissa Kennedy, Fitchburg St. (Sr, D - Somerset, Mass.)
Jessica Bartlett, Fitchburg St. (Jr, A - Marlborough, Mass.)
Maura Stack, Westfield St. (Jr, Attack - Wilbraham, Mass.)