Courtesy: America East Communications

Albany's Fields & Patterson, Binghamton's Cosens Earn #AEMLAX Weekly Awards

Release: 03/06/2017

BOSTON – Nationally ranked Albany and Stony Brook both kept up their winning ways last week with the Great Danes winning twice and the Seawolves improving to 4-0 for the first time in program history. Albany stayed 9th in the USILA Coaches' Poll and rose three spots to 12th in the Maverik Media Poll while Stony Brook rose to 14th from 18th in both polls.  

Here are the week #5 award winners:

Offensive Player of the Week
Connor Fields, Albany - Jr., Attacker, East Amherst, N.Y.

  • Tallied 16 points on eight goals and eight assists in two Albany wins last week.
  • Scored three times and added five assists in a win over UMass Wednesday.
  • Had five goals and three assists in a win at Cornell Sunday.
  • This is his second-straight Offensive Player of the Week honor of the season and fourth of his career (3/7/16, 3/28/16, 2/27/17).

Defensive Player of the Week
Tanner Cosens, Binghamton - Sr., Goalkeeper, Endwell, N.Y.

  • Stopped 13 of the 19 shots he faced in Binghamton's 12-6 win over Hobart Sunday.
  • Six of the saves came in the fourth quarter.
  • Recorded a .681 save percentage.
  • This is his second Defensive Player of the Week honor of the season (2/20). 

Rookie of the Week
Jakob Patterson, Albany - Fr., Attacker, Chandler, Ariz.

  • Tallied seven points on six goals and an assist in two Albany wins last week.
  • Scored twice and had an assist in a win over UMass Wednesday.
  • Tallied a career-high four goals in a win at Cornell Sunday.
  • This is his first career Rookie of the Week honor. 

Weekly Awards
Feb. 6 -
Offensive Player of the Week: Cam Milligan, Vermont; Defensive Player & Rookie of the Week: Nick Washuta, Vermont
Feb. 13 - Offensive Player of the Week: Sean Tyrrell, UMass Lowell; Defensive Player of the Week: None Selected; Rookie of the Week: Jake Brothers, UMBC
Feb. 20
 - Offensive Player of the Week: Alex Corpolongo, Stony Brook; Defensive Player of the Week: Tanner Cosens, Binghamton; Rookie of the Week: Ben French, Vermont
Feb. 27 - Offensive Player of the Week: Connor Fields, Albany; Defensive Player of the Week: JD Colarusso, Albany; Rookie of the Week: Cory VanGivhoven, Stony Brook
March 6
 
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Offensive Player of the Week: Connor Fields, Albany; Defensive Player of the Week: Tanner Cosens, Binghamton; Rookie of the Week: Jakob Patterson, Albany

 

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