Courtesy: America East Communications

Stony Brook, UMBC Split #AEWLAX Week 9 Awards

Release: 04/03/2017

BOSTON - Stony Brook and UMBC both went 2-0 last week, helping them earn America East women's lacrosse weekly honors. The Seawolves are the lone 2-0 team in conference play after beating Albany over the weekend. Stony Brook also earned a non-conference win over No. 4 Colorado. UMBC earned wins over UC Davis and UMass Lowell, going to 1-1 in conference play. Here are the week nine award winners:

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

  • Led Stony Brook to a pair of huge wins last week, beating No. 4 Colorado and America East rival Albany.
  • Posted 10 points over the two games with six goals and four assists.
  • Notched three goals and two assists in a win over 4th-ranked Colorado.
  • Registered three more goals and two more assists in a key conference win over Albany.

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

  • Totaled six caused turnovers and six ground balls in a 2-0 week.
  • Helped the Stony Brook defense hold fourth-ranked Colorado to six goals in a win on Friday. 
  • Had three ground balls and three caused turnovers against No. 4 Colorado.
  • Notched three more caused turnovers and three ground balls in a win over Albany.

Rookie of the Week
Sara Moeller, UMBC, R-Fr., A, Phoenix, Md.

  • Led UMBC in a 2-0 week with 8.0 points per game, totaling eight goals and eight assists.
  • Notched five goals and four assists in a win over UC Davis.
  • Registered three goals and four assists in a conference win over UMass Lowell.

Notes

  • Stony Brook's Kylie Ohlmiller leads all active players with 126 career assists and 4.85 points per game.
  • Stony Brook has defeated 15 ranked teams under head coach Joe Spallina including four this year.
  • UNH recorded season-highs in both goals (12) and asissts (6) in a win at Vermont. 
  • UMass Lowell had its six-game winning streak snapped at UMBC on Saturday.

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

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