Voelmle Named BIG EAST Field Hockey Defensive Player of the Week




Sept. 30, 2013

The University of Louisville's Alyssa Voelmle was named BIG EAST Field Hockey Defensive Player of the Week on Sept. 30. It marks the second weekly honor of the season for Voelmle.

The junior defender from Hershey, Pa., helped limit Georgetown to only four shots in an 8-1 victory. She also added two assists in the win to help the Cardinals improve to 2-0 in conference play. Louisville is 7-2 overall and off to its best start since 2005.

The Cards will travel to Ohio State on Oct. 1 and then return to Trager Stadium to play host to No. 17 Temple Friday at 6 p.m. and Indiana Sunday at 1 p.m.