Courtesy: America East Communications

Albany, Stony Brook Earn #AEWLAX Week 10 Awards

Release: 04/10/2017

BOSTON - Conference play in the America East hit the midway point with just three weekends remaining in the regular season before the tournament takes centerstage. Stony Brook, ranked fourth in the nation in last week's national polls, is the lone unbeaten team in league play with a 3-0 record while both Albany (3-1) and UMBC (2-1) have just one conference loss. Here are the week nine award winners:

Offensive Player of the Week
Sarah Martin, Albany, Sr., M, Hampden, Mass.

  • Led Albany to a pair of wins last week over Vermont and UMass Lowell, averaging 6.5 points per game.
  • Totaled seven goals and six assists for the week.
  • Posted five goals and an assist in a win over Vermont.
  • Noteched two goals and five helpers in a win at UMass Lowell.

Defensive Player of the Week
Brooke Gubitosi, Stony Brook, Jr., D, East Northport, N.Y.

  • Had six caused turnovers in Stony Brook's lone game last week, a win over Binghamton.
  • Helped the Seawolves hold Binghamton to just four goals, the team's lowest output of the season and seven below their season average.

Rookie of the Week
Taryn Ohlmiller, Stony Brook, Fr., A, West Islip, N.Y.

  • Totaled three goals and four assists in a win over Binghamton.
  • Ranks fourth in the nation among Division I freshmen with 51 points.

Notes

  • UMBC's Ashley Peacock made a career-high 13 saves in the team's win over UNH.
  • 30% of Stony Brook's goals this year have come from freshmen (32 from Taryn Ohlmiller, 22 from Ally Kennedy)
  • Stony Brook's Kylie Ohlmiller leads all active players with 133 career assists and 4.91 points per game.
  • Stony Brook is 54-5 all-time at LaValle Stadium under Coach Joe Spallina and has won 17-straight home games.

Weekly Awards
Feb. 6
 - Offensive Player of the Week: Kylie Ohlmiller, Stony Brook; Defensive Player of the Week: Anna Tesoriero, Stony Brook; Rookie of the Week: Ally Kennedy, Stony Brook

Feb. 13 - Offensive Player of the Week: Meredith Moore, Vermont; Rookie of the Week: Molly Little, Vermont
Feb. 20 - Co-Offensive Player of the Week: Kylie Ohlmiller, Stony Brook; Co-Offensive Player of the Week: Sarah Martin, Albany; Defensive Player of the Week: Anna Tesoriero, Stony Brook; Rookie of the Week: Sam Tortora, Albany
Feb. 27 - Offensive Player of the Week: Sam Nolan, UMBC; Defensive Player of the Week: Anna Tesoriero, Stony Brook; Rookie of the Week: Ally Kennedy, Stony Brook
March 6 - Offensive Player of the Week: Kylie Ohlmiller, Stony Brook; Defensive Player of the Week: Anna Tesoriero, Stony Brook; Rookie of the Week: Taryn Ohlmiller, Stony Brook
March 13 - Offensive Player of the Week: Kylie Ohlmiller, Stony Brook; Defensive Player of the Week: Courtney Barrett, UMass Lowell; Rookie of the Week: Taryn Ohlmiller, Stony Brook
March 20 - Offensive Player of the Week: Sarah Martin, Albany; Defensive Player of the Week: Anna Tesoriero, Stony Brook; Rookie of the Week: Taryn Ohlmiller, Stony Brook
March 27 - Offensive Player of the Week: Kylie Ohlmiller, Stony Brook; Defensive Player of the Week: Brooke Gubitosi, Stony Brook; Rookie of the Week: Taryn Ohlmiller, Stony Brook
April 3 - Offensive Player of the Week: Kylie Ohlmiller, Stony Brook; Defensive Player of the Week: Brooke Gubitosi, Stony Brook; Rookie of the Week: Sara Moeller, UMBC

April 10 - Offensive Player of the Week: Sarah Martin, Albany; Defensive Player of the Week: Brooke Gubitosi, Stony Brook; Rookie of the Week: Taryn Ohlmiller, Stony Brook

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