Photos courtesy of Cornell, Harvard and Penn Athletic Communications
PRINCETON, N.J. -- After big wins and near upsets against top competition, the Ivy League women’s lacrosse weekly awards were announced with Harvard senior Marisa Romeo and Penn senior Emily Rogers-Healion sharing Offensive Player of the Week and Cornell senior Renee Poullott receiving Defensive Player of the Week.
CO-OFFENSIVE PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
Harvard senior attack Marisa Romeo (Syracuse, N.Y.) poured in 11 points in two games to lead the Crimson to a 1-1 week. Romeo scored four goals and assisted another in her team’s 13-7 win over Ohio State, with three goals and her assist coming in the final 15 minutes of the game to turn an 8-7 Harvard lead to a 12-7 advantage. She then posted three goals and three assists against No. 6 Syracuse, including five points in the second half as Harvard came back from a 14-8 deficit to send the game to overtime.
Romeo earns her second Offensive Player of the Week honor of the season and third of her career.
Romeo’s Statistics for the Week
4G, 1A, 5 Pts., 1 FPG, 80.0 Shot % vs. Ohio State
3G, 3A, 6 pts., 33.3 Shot % at No. 6 Syracuse
Penn senior attack Emily Rogers-Healion (East Setauket, N.Y.) powered the Quakers past No. 16 Duke, finishing with seven points on four goals and three assists in the 16-6 victory. She had a hand in the Quakers’ first three goals of the second half as they turned a 6-4 lead to 9-4, before going on to win by 10.
Rogers-Healion earns her first career Ivy League weekly award.
Rogers-Healion’s Statistics for the Week
4G, 3A, 7 Pts., 1 GB, 80.0 Shot % vs. No. 16 Duke
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Cornell senior goalie Renee Poullott (Syracuse, N.Y.) was critical in the Big Red’s win over No. 5 USC, with 10 saves and a 50.0 save percentage in the 11-10 victory. Six of her saves came in the second half to fend off the Trojan’s comeback bid as Cornell improved to 2-1 against nationally ranked opponents this season.
Poullott receives her first Defensive Player of the Week honor of the season and fifth of her career.
Poullot's Statistics for the Week
1 GP-1 GS, 60:00 Mins., 10 GA, 10.00 GAA, 10 Svs., 50.0 Sv. %, 1-0 vs. No. 5 USC
Britt Brown, Penn (Sr., GK – Bronx, N.Y.)
1 GP-1 GS, 60:00 Mins., 6 GA, 6.00 GAA, 11 Svs., 64.7 Sv. %, 1-0 vs. No. 16 Duke
Amie Dickson, Cornell (Sr., M – Greenwich, Conn.)
1G, 4A, 5 Pts., 1 FPG, 5 DC, 1 CT, 50.0 Shot % vs. No. 5 USC
Emma Ford, Harvard (Sr., D – Skaneateles, N.Y.)
1G, 1 Pt., 2 GB, 2 CT, 100.0 Shot % vs. Ohio State
4 GB, 1 DC, at No. 6 Syracuse
Kelsey Gedin, Columbia (Jr., GK – Kinsale, Va.)
1 GP-1 GS, 60:00 Mins., 13 GA, 13.00 GAA, 12 Svs., 48.0 Sv. %, 1-0 at UC Davis
1 GP-1 GS, 60:00 Mins., 11 GA, 11.00 GAA, 13 Svs., 54.2 Sv. %, 1-0 at San Diego St.
Victoria Kalamaras, Columbia (Jr., A – Mountain Lakes, N.J.)
1G, 4A, 5 Pts., 2 GB, 1 DC, 1 CT, 20.0 Shot % at UC Davis
3G, 3A, 6 Pts., 2 DC, 50.0 Shot % at San Diego St.
Ali Kim, Brown (Sr., D – Burlingame, Calif.)
5 GB, 4 CT vs. Yale
Hafsa Moinuddin, Brown (So., A – Cheshire, Conn.)
2G, 1A, 3 Pts., 2 GB, 2 CT, 33.3 Shot % vs. Yale
Victoria Moore, Yale (Sr., D – Concord, Mass.)
1G, 1 Pt., 3 GB, 3 CT, 100.0 Shot % at Niagara
2 DC, 1 CT at Brown
Izzy Nixon, Yale (So., A – Greenwich, Conn.)
4G, 4 Pts., 5 DC, 50.0 Shot % at Niagara
3G, 3 Pts., 2 GB, 7 DC, 60.0 Shot % at Brown
Laine Parsons, Columbia (So., M – Wilton, Conn.)
4G, 4 Pts., 2 FPG, 2 GB, 1 DC, 1 CT, 80.0 Shot % at UC Davis
3G, 3 Pts., 1 FPG, 2 GB, 1 DC, 75.0 Shot % at San Diego St.
Courtney Weisse, Dartmouth (Sr., A – Westfield, N.J.)
4G, 4 Pts., 1 FPG, 1 GB, 57.1 Shot % vs. No. 5 USC