Courtesy: America East Communications

Stony Brook Sweeps Week 5 #AEWLAX Awards

Release: 03/06/2017

BOSTON - No. 8/7 Stony Brook highlighted the week in America East women's lacrosse with an impressive, 13-5, win over No. 12/11 Northwestern. UMass Lowell also got their first win of the year, topping Iona, while UMBC went 1-1 including a dominant, 16-7, victory at Mount St. Mary's. Here are the week five award winners:

Offensive Player of the Week
Kylie Ohlmiller, Stony Brook, Jr., A, West Islip, N.Y.

  • Tallied three goals and three assists in the No. 8/7 Seawolves' 13-5 win over No. 12/11 Northwestern.

  • Earns her third Offensive Player of the Week honor.
  • Leads the conference with 7.25 points/game (15 goals, 14 assists in four games).

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

  • Tallied 12 saves - one shy of a career-high - in the Seawolves' 13-5 win over No. 12/11 Northwestern.
  • Allowed just 5 goals in the win.
  • Has held her opponent to 4.33 goals/game over her last three games.

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

  • Scored two goals in a win over No. 12/11 Northwestern.

  • One of the goals came off an assist from her sister Kylie.

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

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