Courtesy: America East Communications

UMBC, Stony Brook Earn #AEWLAX Week 4 Awards

Release: 02/27/2017

BOSTON - Nationally ranked Stony Brook continued to roll with another win last week to move to 3-0 and earned a pair of America East women's lacrosse weekly awards, giving them seven on the young season. UMBC went 2-0 on the road last week to grab their first weekly honor of the year. Here are the week four award winners:

Offensive Player of the Week
Sam Nolan, UMBC, Sr., A, Falston, Md.

  • Helped UMBC to a 2-0 week with 4.5 goals and 1.5 assists per game.
  • Tallied a career-high six goals in a 17-8 win over George Washington while adding an assist and three draw controls.
  • Had three goals and two assists in a 10-8 win at American. Also added six draw controls.

Defensive Player of the Week
Anna Tesoriero, Stony Brook, So., GK, Huntington, N.Y.

  • Made seven saves in a win over Marist.
  • Allowed just three goals while picking up a pair of ground balls.

Rookie of the Week
Ally Kennedy, Stony Brook, Fr., M, North Babylon, N.Y.

  • Earns her second Rookie of the Week honor.
  • Scored a career-high four goals in a win over Marist.
  • Also added an assist.
  • Ranks 10th in the nation among freshmen with six goals on the year.

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

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