Melissa Frederick, Iona, So., F, 5-1, Babylon, N.Y./West Babylon
Frederick scored the game-winning goal for the Gaels in double overtime to give Iona their first victory of the season. Frederick's tally came on a breakaway chip shot goal off a pass from Laura Jackson.
Defensive Player of the Week
Caitlin Landsman, Marist, Sr., GK, 5-3, Burke, Va./Lake Braddock
In her first start of the young season, Landsman quickly rekindled her 2011 success as she posted a 1-0 shutout on the road at Fordham. Needing to be on-point from the first minute, the senior goalkeeper was up to the task as she faced a strong and physical Fordham squad. For the game, she made six saves, including four in the final 22 minutes to hold on for the victory.
Rookie of the Week
Tara Ballay, Rider, Fr., MF, 5-4, Delran, N.J./Delran
Ballay recorded a header pass, assisting on the game-winning goal in Rider's 2-1 win over FDU. In just four collegiate games (all wins), she now has five points with two goals and one assist.