Youtz, Mansfield Honored In Field Hockey

Jessica Swoboda claimed a spot on the league's honor roll.

Jessica Swoboda claimed a spot on the league's honor roll.

Sept. 17, 2013

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Offensive Player of the Week

Amber Youtz, Temple, F, Jr.
Youtz scored four goals and added two assists for 10 points in a 6-0 win against Monmouth. The point total matches the highest total of any Division I player this season. Youtz’s four goals are the most scored at Temple since 2007 and it was the third hat trick of her career. The Owls also dropped a 2-0 decision to Delaware.

Defensive Player of the Week

Sarah Mansfield, Connecticut, GK, Sr.
Mansfield anchored a defense that recorded a pair of shutout victories. She made three saves in a 4-0 win against Fairfield and two saves in a 4-0 victory over Lafayette. She became the school’s record holder for most wins while improving her career record to 59-12.

BIG EAST Honor Roll

Chloe Hunnable, Connecticut, F, Jr.
Scored four goals and added an assist in a 2-0 week that included 4-0 wins against Fairfield and Lafayette.

Sarah Butterfield, Georgetown, F, So.
Scored the lone Hoya goal in a 3-1 loss at Cornell.

Sydney King, Louisville, GK, So.
Posted a 0.50 goals against average with six saves in a 1-1 week. She had two saves in a 5-0 win against UC-Davis and four saves in a 1-0 loss to Michigan.

Daniella Bernasconi, Providence, F, Jr.
Scored both goals in a 2-1 win against previously-ranked New Hampshire. She had the lone tally in a 2-1 overtime loss to No. 19 Boston U.

Jessica Swoboda, Villanova, F, Sr.
In a 4-2 win against Saint Louis, she scored two goals on six shots. Leads the team with three goals and six points.