CAA Field Hockey Weekly Honors - Sept. 3
CAA FIELD HOCKEY PLAYER OF THE WEEK:
Taylor West • James Madison
Princess Anne, Md./ Pocomoke, So., Forward
West had an outstanding opening week, scoring five goals and finishing with 10 points to help the Dukes earn a 2-0 record. She recorded a hat trick in a 5-1 win over Kent State last Friday, and on Sunday against Ball State, tallied two goals in an impressive 8-1 victory. West recorded one goal in each game via penalty strokes.
CAA FIELD HOCKEY ROOKIE OF THE WEEK:
Stella Schoen • Hofstra
Hamburg, Germany/Gymnasium Othmarschen, Fr., Forward
Schoen shined in her collegiate debut on Friday versus La Salle, scoring three goals in the team’s 5-1 victory over the Explorers. She scored the Pride’s first goal of the season in that game to knot the action at 1-1 and completed the hat trick with 7:27 left to help secure the win. Against No. 5 Syracuse on Sunday, she had a hand in Hoftsra’s lone goal and was credited with an assist in the 4-1 setback.
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