CAA field hockey Report -- Sept. 10
PLAYER OF THE WEEK:
Christina Conrad • Drexel
Fallston, Md./ Fallston, Jr., Midfield/Forward
Conrad posted three goals and one assist to help the Dragons to a 1-1 record last week. In Friday’s home opener versus Saint Joseph’s, the junior notched two second-half goals, including the game-winner in the 56th minute, to give Drexel a 2-1 victory. In a tough test at No. 2 Maryland on Sunday, Conrad supplied an assist on a Lindsay McArdle goal and also recorded an unassisted tally in the 8-3 setback.
ROOKIE OF THE WEEK:
Esmee Peet • Delaware
Zeewolde, The Netherlands/RSG Slingerbos, Fr., Midfield
Peet stepped up for the Blue Hens versus Central Michigan last Friday, not only scoring her first career goal, but finishing with two scores in a 4-2 victory. Peet’s first goal came in the third minute of play, with her second tally coming early in the second half to extend the lead to 3-0. Delaware finished the week 2-0 and improved to 3-1 on the season.