Nov. 4, 2013
BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Week
Rachel Daly, St. John’s, F, So. – Daly posted two goals and an assist in a 3-0 victory against DePaul. She leads the BIG EAST in scoring with 20 goals and 43 points. Those totals are also single-season records at St. John’s.
BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week
Mary Kroening, Georgetown, D, Sr. – Kroening was a defensive force in helping the Hoyas record their ninth shutout of the season, a 2-0 win against Seton Hall. She also assisted on one of the goals. The victory clinched second place for the Hoyas in the regular season with a 7-1-1 record.
BIG EAST Goalkeeper of the Week
Katie Markesbery, Xavier, GK, Jr. – Markesbery made 12 saves in a 2-0 victory at Creighton. The win gave the Musketeers their first winning season (9-8-1) since 2005. Markesbery finished the season with six solo shutouts and shared a seventh.
BIG EAST Rookie of the Week
Ashley Handwork, Marquette, F, Fr. – Handwork wins rookie honors for a second straight week after scoring the winning goal in a 2-1 wing against Butler, which gave the Golden Eagles a 9-0-0 finish in BIG EAST regular-season play.
BIG EAST Honor Roll
Audra Ayotte, Georgetown, F, Jr.
– Had a hand in both goals of a 2-0 victory over Seton Hall with a goal and an assist.
Georgia Kearney-Perry, St. John’s, D, Jr.
Helped secure the backline in a 3-0 win against DePaul. Played a complete game for the 12th time this season.
Emily Jacobson, Marquette, MF/F, Sr.
Led a defense that gave up only two shots on goal and four total shots in a 2-1 victory over Butler.
Catherine Zimmerman, Providence, F, So.
Tori Doss, Xavier, F, Fr.
Scored the game-winning goal in a 1-0 victory against Villanova. It was her seventh goal of the season.
Scored the game-winning goal in a 2-0 win at Creighton. The win gave Xavier its first winning record (9-8-1) since 2005.