CAA Field Hockey Report -- Sept. 17
Co-PLAYERS OF THE WEEK:
Jonel Boileau • Hofstra
Kelowna, BC, Canada/Kelowna Secondary, Jr.,Forward
Boileau played a big role in helping the Pride earn a 1-1 split last week thanks to her performance in a 4-3 overtime victory over Yale on Sunday. The Canadian forward recorded a hat trick, scoring in the first half to tie the game at 1-1, in the second half to put Hofstra ahead 2-1 and finished the afternoon with the game-winner just 5:08 into OT.
Michaela Patzner • Delaware
Rosenheim, Germany/Karolinen Gymnasium, So., Midfielder
Patzner had a solid weekend for the Blue Hens, collecting three goals over two games to help her team improve to 5-1. In a 2-0 win over No. 11 Temple, she tallied the Blue Hens’ first goal as Delaware defeated an opponent ranked 11th or higher for the first time since 2009. Patzner completed the week with two goals scored in a 5-1 rout of Michigan State on Sunday.
ROOKIE OF THE WEEK:
Maddie O’Beirne • Delaware
Vienna, Va./George C. Marshall, Fr., Midfield
O’Beirne scored two goals over the weekend, both of which came in Delaware’s 5-1 victory over Michigan State on Sunday. The Vienna, Va., native ranks second on her team with three goals for seven points this season. O’Beirne not only joins her teammate Patzner on this week’s honors list, but becomes the second consecutive Blue Hen to earn the ROTW award after Esmee Peet earned the distinction last week.