Player of the Week- 10/4/2011

 

Men’s Soccer

Player of the Week

Blais Whitney, a junior Forward at Southern Maine—Community College is the Men’s Soccer Player of the Week. Blais scored both goals in a 2-0 victory of Maine-Machias this week to give Southern Maine the outright lead in the Yankee Conference. Southern Maine is now 8-0 in their conference and 8-2 overall.

Goalkeeper of the Week

Erik Peterson, a sophomore from Eastern Maine Community College  is the Goalkeeper of the Week. Erik had 12 saves in a game against Unity College and 20 saves against Southern Maine Community College.

Women’s Soccer

Player of the Week

Erin O’Connor  a senior forward from University of Maine-Machias is the Women’s Soccer Player of the Week. Erin had nine goals this week, including two hat tricks. She helped the Clippers to a 4-0 week and first place in the Yankee Conference.

Goalkeeper of the Week

Becca Young from University of Maine—Machias is the Women’s Soccer Goalkeeper of the Week. Becca helped the Clippers to a 4-0 week giving up only one goal in four games, and earning two shutouts. Young had 9 saves on the week.

Volleyball

Player of the Week

Valerie Leclerc, a senior Middle Hitter at Unity College is the Volleyball Player of the Week. Valerie helped Unity College go 5-2 on the week, and played a key role in helping her school defeat conference leader NHTI with 12 kills and 12 digs. For the week Valerie had 44 kills, 11 aces, 8 blocks, and 36 digs. 

Setter of the Week

Nicole Gwynn, a junior Setter at Southern Virginia University is the Volleyball Setter of the Week. Nicole recorded 128 total assists during three matches this week for an average of 42.6 per match. In a win against NCAA D-II Concord University Nicole had a season high 48 assists to go along with 20 digs and 3 aces. Gwynn has 370 sets on the season.

Men’s Cross Country

Runner of the Week

Marc Richardson, a freshman at NHTI is the Men’s Cross Country Runner of the Week. Marc finished with a time of 31:08 in the Pop Crowell Classic at Gordon College. His time was good for 99th overall in a competitive field.

 

Women’s Cross Country

Co-Runner of the Week

Alex Leandri, a freshman at Penn State-Wilkes Barre, is the Women’s Cross Country Co-Runner of the Week. Alex finished in first place at the PSUAC Mont Alto  Invitational 5k run with a  of 21:36.  This time was 1:43 faster than the second place finisher.

Co -Runner of the Week

Hannah Keehn from Florida College is the Women’s Cross Country Co-Runner of the Week. Hannah finished the 5k run at the Florida Runners 12 with a time of 20:48, breaking the Florida College Women’s 5k record by a full minute.

Golf

Co-Player of the Week

Tommy Stirling a sophomore at Southern Maine Community College is the Golf Co-Player of the Week. Tommy earned medalist honors at the YSCC Championship this week, shooting a gross score of 76.

Co-Player of the Week

Ben Hunter,  a sophomore at Apprentice School is the Golf Co-Player of the Week. Ben had a pair of Top 12 finishes on the week. He tied for 5th at the Hampden-Sydney Invitational finishing with the low round on the second day with a two under par 70. At the Ted Keller Invitational Ben finished tied for 11th after having the third lowest round of the second day with a three-over par 75.  

 

Congratulations to this week's winners!