Week at a Glance: October 15-21

Week at a Glance: October 15-21

Southern New Hampshire University Athletics
Week at a Glance (October 15-21, 2018)

Female Athlete of the Week: Cassidy Huckins - Field Hockey - R-Jr., F
Cassidy Huckins (Loudon, N.H.) registered eight points on three goals and a pair of assists during a 2-0 week for field hockey. Huckins erupted for a career-high six points on two goals and two assists in Wednesday's 5-0 blanking of American Int'l and then added another goal in a 2-1 win over Bentley on Saturday.

Male Athlete of the Week: Daniel Milton - Men's Soccer - Sr., GK
Daniel Milton (Ajax, Ontario) stopped all five shots that came his way in 200:00 during a 1-0-1 week for men's soccer. Milton made three saves in a scoreless draw at Bentley on Tuesday and then thwarted both Saint Rose efforts in Saturday's 1-0 win.

Women's Soccer (12-3-1, 10-2-1 NE10)
Last Week's Results:
10/16 at Assumption - T, 0-0 (2OT)
10/20 vs. So. Connecticut - W, 2-0
This Week's Games:
10/24 vs. Bridgeport - 5 p.m. (Senior Night)
10/27 at Saint Rose - 2 p.m.

Notes:
- Women's soccer, ranked 24th in the United Soccer Coaches Division II Poll, went 1-0-1 last week to extend its unbeaten streak to nine matches.
- Freshman Hannah Rose (Waterloo, Ontario) stopped all 10 shots she faced over 200:00 minutes, as she recorded a pair of shutouts, en route to being named the NE10 Rookie of the Week earlier Monday. Rose made eight saves - one shy of her career high - in Tuesday's scoreless tie at Assumption and then turned aside the only two Southern Connecticut bids on Saturday in a 2-0 victory.
- Freshman Dorthea Glorud (Brumunddal, Norway) registered three points on a goal and an assist, with all of her damage coming in the win over Southern Connecticut. Glorud, who assisted on the game winner in the 17th minute and then added an insurance tally of her own in the 57th, has nine points over her last five matches.
- Senior Danielle Humphreys (Hebron, Conn.) also scored her team-leading seventh goal of the season against the Owls.

Men's Soccer (11-2-2, 7-2-2 NE10)
Last Week's Results:
10/17 at Bentley - T, 0-0 (2OT)
10/20 vs. Saint Rose - W, 1-0
This Week's Games:
10/23 at Merrimack - 7 p.m.
10/26 vs. Saint Michael's - 7 p.m. (Senior Night)

Notes:
- Men's soccer, which is ranked 18th in the United Soccer Coaches Division II Poll, went 1-0-1 last week.
- Senior goalkeeper Daniel Milton (Ajax, Ontario) stopped all five shots that came his way in 200:00. Milton made three saves in a scoreless draw at Bentley on Tuesday and then thwarted both Saint Rose efforts in Saturday's 1-0 win.
- Sophomore Nadjib Chibout (Lyon, France) scored the lone goal of the week, as he connected on a penalty kick opportunity in the 84th minute of the victory over Saint Rose.

Women's Volleyball (8-9, 6-3 NE10)
Last Week's Results:
10/19 at American Int'l - W, 3-2
10/20 at Southern Connecticut - L, 0-3
This Week's Games:
10/23 at Stonehill - 7 p.m.
10/27 vs. New Haven - 1 p.m. (Senior Day)

Notes:
- Volleyball went 1-1 last week, including a come-from-behind, five-set victory at American Int'l on Friday that gave the Penmen seven wins in their previous eight contests - the best stretch for the program since 2012.
- Junior Irem Bat (Istanbul, Turkey) recorded 22 kills (2.75 k/s) on .243 hitting to go with three service aces (0.38 sa/s), 25 digs (3.13 d/s) and seven blocks (0.88 b/s). Bat hit .271, as she tallied 14 kills, two service aces, 17 digs and five blocks in the five-set thriller at AIC. She then posted eight kills, eight digs and a pair of blocks in a 3-0 loss at Southern Connecticut on Saturday.
- Senior Jessica Dillon (Burnt Hills, N.Y.) posted 40 assists (5.0 a/s) and 11 digs (1.38 d/s). Dillon dished 25 assists and collected six digs at AIC, and then tallied 15 assists and five digs at Southern Connecticut.
- Senior Priscila Castro (Belo Horizonte, Brazil) matched her career best with 15 kills on .267, to go with an ace and 14 digs against AIC. Freshman Brooke Freckleton (Red Cliffs, Australia) recorded a career-best seven kills on .267 hitting in the loss to the Owls.

Field Hockey (7-5, 5-2 NE10)
Last Week's Results:
10/17 vs. American Int'l - W, 5-0
10/20 vs. Bentley - W, 2-1
This Week's Games:
10/23 at Saint Anselm - 7 p.m.
10/27 vs. Pace - 4 p.m.

Notes:
- Field hockey went 2-0 last week to forge a four-way tie for third place in the Northeast-10 standings.
- Redshirt-junior Cassidy Huckins (Loudon, N.H.) registered eight points on three goals and a pair of assists during the week. Huckins erupted for a career-high six points on two goals and two assists in Wednesday's 5-0 blanking of American Int'l and then added another goal in a 2-1 win over Bentley on Saturday.
- Junior Laura van der Doorn (Beverwijk, The Netherlands) scored the game winner against Bentley.
- Senior Maddie Holt (Seabrook, N.H.) was credited with the game winner against the Yellow Jackets, while classmate Jackie Curtin (Londonderry, N.H.) and freshman Faye Turkmen (Bergen, The Netherlands) also added scores for the Penmen.
- Senior Melanie Rennie (Madison, Conn.) stopped four of the five shots that came her way. She made one save in 63:03 of action in the AIC win before turning aside three of four against Bentley. Sophomore Kate Pigsley (East Kingston, N.H.) was not tested in her 6:57 of action against the Yellow Jackets.

Cross Country
Last Week's Results:
10/20 at Bruce Kirsh Cup - W: 4th/11; M: 2nd/11
This Week's Meets:
Idle

Notes:
- The men's and women's cross country teams competed at Franklin Pierce's Bruce Kirsh Cup on Saturday.
- The women finished fourth, overall, and were led by junior Jill Couto (Newton Junction, N.H.), who turned in her best finish of the season, running third among the 124 participants in a time of 18:42.1. The time was Couto's personal best by nearly nine seconds and also ranks as the seventh fastest time in program history. Freshman Grace Henson (Cumberland, R.I.) ran 19.19.2 and was 11th, overall.
- The men came in second, with junior Michael Moreno (Houston, Texas) finishing eighth at 25:52.5. Sophomore Cedric Jocelyn (Nyack, N.Y.) came in just behind in 10th with a time of 25:53.7.

Women's Tennis (7-7, 6-5 NE10)
Last Week's Results:
10/18 vs. Stonehill - L, 2-5
This Week's Matches:
Idle

Notes:
- Women's tennis went 0-1 last week, as it wrapped up its fall season by losing to Stonehill, 5-2, Saturday.
- Senior Anna Sala (Matadepera, Spain) finished the season strong with a pair of wins, as she downed Isabelle Porter, 6-7 (5-7), 6-2, 10-5 at No. 1 singles and teamed with classmate Sofia Morais (Porto, Portugal) for a 6-1 defeat of Alexandra Vo and Annelise Howick at No. 1 doubles.

Men's Tennis (3-0, 1-0 NE10)
Last Week's Results:
10/19 at Saint Anselm - W, 7-0
This Week's Matches:
Idle

Notes:
- Men's tennis improved to 3-0 for the third straight season and won its NE10 opener with a 7-0 shutout of crosstown-rival Saint Anselm on Friday.
- Graduate student Tiago Fernandes (Porto, Portugal) downed Ethan Hall at No. 1 singles, 6-3, 6-2.
- Freshman Emmanuel Vacalares (Cagayan de Oro, Philippines) captured both of his matches, as he defeated Michael Rosen, 6-1, 6-1, at No. 2 singles and also teamed with classmate Fernando Torres (Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico) at No. 3 doubles for a 6-1 triumph over Jason Wood and Richard Flandreau.

Women's Golf
Last Week's Results:
10/15 at Northeast-10 Championship - 3rd/8
This Week's Matches:
10/22 at Music City Invitational
10/23 at Music City Invitational

Notes:
- Women's golf finished third at the Northeast-10 Championship on Monday at Capital Hills Golf Course in Albany, N.Y. It was the program's highest finish at the conference champoonship.
- Freshman Hannah May (Phoenix, Ariz.) tied for fourth, overall, with a 159, including a 79 in the final round.

Men's Golf
Last Week's Results:
10/19 at Le Moyne Fall Invitational - T-4th/12
10/20 at Le Moyne Fall Invitational - 3rd/12
This Week's Matches:
Idle

Notes:
- Men's golf placed third at the Le Moyne Fall Invitational, as the team capped off its fall season Friday and Saturday at the Cavalry Club.
- Senior Matt Paradis (Hooksett, N.H.) finished third, overall - just two shots off the pace - with a 3-under 141. Paradis, who was tied for 12th after an opening-round 73, charged up the leaderboard over the final 18 holes with a 4-under 68 that included one of three eagles in the tournament.