Week at a Glance: December 17-30

Week at a Glance: December 17-30

Southern New Hampshire University Athletics
Week at a Glance (December 17-30, 2018)

***The next Week at a Glance will come out Jan. 14. Happy New Year, from the Penmen Athletics family!***

 

Female Athlete of the Week: Kylie Lorenzen - Women's Basketball - Sr., F
Kylie Lorenzen (Holliston, Mass.) posted 23.0 points, 9.0 rebounds, 4.0 steals, 1.5 assists and 1.5 blocks per game, while shooting 51.4 percent (19-37) from the floor and 72.7 percent (8-11) at the stripe, during a 1-1 week for the Penmen. Lorenzen amassed 27 points 11-17 FG, 5-6 FT), nine rebounds and two steals in Saturday's 82-41 victory at Mercy, before recording 19 points (8-20 FG, 3-5 FT), including 11 during a fourth-quarter comeback, nine rebounds, six steals, two assists and a block in Sunday's 69-63 defeat at NYIT.

Male Athlete of the Week: Daquaise Andrews - Men's Basketball - Sr., G
Daquaise Andrews (Queens, N.Y.) poured in a game-high 31 points (12-21 FG, 2-5 3-FG, 5-7 FT), including the game-winning bucket with 3.6 seconds on the clock, to go with 11 rebounds, three assists and two steals, as men's basketball erased a 15-point deficit with just over six minutes remaining to steal an 87-85 victory at Felician on Sunday. Andrews netted 22 points in the second half, including 12 over the final 6:16 of the contest.

Women's Basketball (8-5, 3-4 NE10)
Last Week's Results:
12/29 at Mercy - W, 82-41
12/30 at NYIT - L, 63-69
This Week's Games:
1/6 vs. Queens (N.Y.) - 1:30 p.m.

Notes:
- Women's basketball went 1-1 last week, including a win in which in recorded its largest margin of victory in six years.
- Senior Kylie Lorenzen (Holliston, Mass.) posted 23.0 points, 9.0 rebounds, 4.0 steals, 1.5 assists and 1.5 blocks per game, while shooting 51.4 percent (19-37) from the floor and 72.7 percent (8-11) at the stripe. Lorenzen amassed 27 points 11-17 FG, 5-6 FT), nine rebounds and two steals in Saturday's 82-41 victory at Mercy, before recording 19 points (8-20 FG, 3-5 FT), including 11 during a fourth-quarter comeback, nine rebounds, six steals, two assists and a block in Sunday's 69-63 defeat at NYIT.
- Junior Molly Terry (Shrewsbury, Mass.) averaged 11.5 points, 2.5 assists, 2.0 rebounds and 1.0 steal per game, while shooting 53.3 percent (8-15) from the floor, including 53.8 percent (7-13) from long distance. Terry netted nine points (3-7 FG, 3-6 3-FG) and collected three rebounds at Mercy and then registered 14 points (5-8 FG, 4-7 3-FG), four assists and two steals at NYIT.
- Senior Brianna Camara (Fall River, Mass.) tallied 10.0 points, 8.0 rebounds, 4.0 steals and 3.5 assists per game, while making 38.1 percent (8-21) of her shots, including 3 of 9 from beyond the arc. Camara made her mark against Mercy with 14 points (5-10 FG, 3-5 3-FG, 1-1 FT), a career-high six steals, five rebounds and three assists, before chiming in with six points (3-11 FG), a career-high-matching 11 rebounds, four assists and two steals at NYIT.

Men's Basketball (7-5, 3-4 NE10)
Last Week's Results:
12/30 at Felician - W, 87-85
This Week's Games:
Idle

Notes:
- Men's basketball went 1-0 last week, coming off a 15-day layoff to erase a 15-point deficit with just over six minutes remaining and defeat Felician, 87-85, in the final seconds Sunday.
- Senior Daquaise Andrews (Queens, N.Y.) poured in a game-high 31 points (12-21 FG, 2-5 3-FG, 5-7 FT), including the game-winning bucket with 3.6 seconds on the clock, to go with 11 rebounds, three assists and two steals. Andrews netted 22 points in the second half, including 12 over the final 6:16 of the contest.
-Junior Eamonn Joyce (Medford, Mass.) posted 23 points (7-16 FG, 5-11 3-FG, 4-4 FT), five rebounds and two assists.
- Fellow junior Shawn Montague (Yorktown Heights, N.Y.) was also in double figures with 15 points (5-11 FG, 5-10 FT), 13 boards, two assists and two blocks.

Men's Ice Hockey (6-4-2, 3-2-1 NE10)
Last Week's Results:
Idle
This Week's Games:
Idle

Notes:
- Men's ice hockey was idle last week and is off until Jan. 12.

Women's Track & Field
Last Week's Results:
12/8 at PSU Winter Classic - 1st/10
This Week's Meets:
Idle

Notes:
- Women's track & field was idle last week and is off until Jan. 11.

Women's Tennis (7-7, 6-5 NE10)

Last Week's Results:
Idle
This Week's Matches:
Idle

Notes:
- Women's tennis is off until the spring.

Men's Tennis (3-0, 1-0 NE10)
Last Week's Results:
Idle
This Week's Matches:
Idle

Notes:
- Men's tennis is off until the spring.

Women's Golf
Last Week's Results:
Idle
This Week's Matches:
Idle

Notes:
- Women's golf is off until the spring.

Men's Golf
Last Week's Results:
Idle
This Week's Matches:
Idle

Notes:
- Men's golf is off until the spring.

COMPLETED SEASONS

Men's Soccer (13-4-2, 8-3-2 NE10)

Notes:
- Men's soccer won 13 matches for the second straight season, earning the No. 3 seed for the Northeast-10 Championship.
- The team hosted an NE10 quarterfinal match against Franklin Pierce and then posted a 3-0 victory - its first in the NE10 postseason since 2015. It then fell, 1-0, at Adelphi in the semifinal round.
- The Penmen were the first team out whe they NCAA Selection Committee announced its field for the East Regional.
- Senior Alex Satrustegui (Pamplona, Spain) was named the Northeast-10 Player of the Year after tallying 19 goals and two assists for 40 points in just 14 matches. Despite missing four contests, Satrustegui led the league in goals, tied for first in points and notched the most game-winning tallies. Nationally, the three-time NE10 Player of the Week ranked fifth in goals and eighth in points. He was joined on the All-Conference First Team by sophomore Tom Marriott (Nottingham, England) and graduate student Collyns Laokandi (Paris, France).
- Senior goalkeeper Daniel Milton (Ajax, Ontario) and sophomore Kiko Hernandez (Madrid, Spain) earned spots on the Second Team, with sophomores Nadjib Chibout (Lyon, France) and Jannik Mohr (Koblenz, Germany) garnering Third Team spots. Redshirt-sophomore Andre Pereira (Cheshire, Conn.) received an All-Rookie Team nod.

Women's Soccer (14-4-2, 10-2-2 NE10)

Notes:
- Women's soccer tallied up 14 victories, including 10 in Northeast-10 play, as it earned the No. 2 seed for the NE10 Championship for the second straight season.
- After pulling out a 2-1 overtime victory against Southern Connecticut in the quarterfinals, the Penmen were upset by sixth-seeded Assumption, 2-0, in the semifinals.
- The team earned its fifth NCAA Tournament berth with the No. 4 seed in the East Region, but fell to fifth-seeded LIU Post on penalty kicks, 4-3, following 110 minutes of scoreless soccer.
- Senior Samantha Sparda (Scarborough, Maine) was selected to the Division II Conference Commissioners Association (D2CCA) East All-Region Second Team after anchoring a back line that led the league with a 0.90 goals-against average and 20 goals allowed (amongst teams that played at least 17 matches).
- Sparda was also named to the NE10 All-Conference First Team and was joined by classmate Ariana Silvia (Brockton, Mass.).
- Senior Danielle Humphreys (Hebron, Conn.), graduate student Sydney Crema (Litchfield, N.H.) and freshman Sydney Carney (Northborough, Mass.) all garnered Second Team accolades, while freshmen Dorthea Glorud (Brumunddal, Norway) and Hannah Rose (Waterloo, Ontario), junior Shae Roys (No. Billerica, Mass.), and sophomore Lydia Kinsman (Granville, Mass.) each received Third Team honors. 
- Carney, Glorud and Rose also garnered All-Rookie nods.

Women's Volleyball (10-13, 8-6 NE10)

Notes:
- Volleyball for the second straight season enjoyed a second-half surge, winning nine of 14 to end the regular season and nab the No. 5 seed for the Northeast-10 Championship, as it earned a postseason bert for the first time in three seasons.
- The team went on the road to fourth-seeded Southern Connecticut and suffered a 3-0 loss, dropping the first and third sets, 25-23, in a close battle.
- Junior Irem Bat (Istanbul, Turkey) captured NE10 All-Conference Third Team honors, as she recorded 251 kills (3.14 k/s) on .202 hitting, while tallying 23 service aces (0.29 sa/s), 278 digs (3.35 d/s) and 43 blocks (0.54 b/s).

Field Hockey (10-9, 8-5 NE10)

Notes:
- Field hockey set a new program record with 10 wins and finished above .500 for the first time in program history.
- The team earned its first Northeast-10 postseason berth ever as the No. 5 seed for the NE10 Championship and traveled across town to fourth-seeded Saint Anselm, where it suffered a 4-2 loss.
- Junior Laura van der Doorn (Beverwijk, The Netherlands) and redshirt-junior Cassidy Huckins (Loudon, N.H.) became the first Penmen in program history to garner NE10 All-Conference First Team honors. van der Doorn started all 19 contests and scored six goals, while dishing five assists, to rank third on the team in points. Huckins also started all 19 games and led the Penmen in goals with 13 and total points with 30. 
- Senior Maddie Holt (Seabrook, N.H.) and freshman Faye Turkmen (Bergen, The Netherlands) were named to the Second and Third Team, respectively, with Turkmen also receiving an All-Rookie Team nod.

Cross Country

Notes:
- The men's cross country team turned in its most successful season to date, qualifying for the NCAA Division II National Championship for the first time. After winning the Shacklette Invitational and the UMass Dartmouth Corsair Invite to open the season, the Penmen claimed fourth place at the Northeast-10 Championship and then submitted a second fourth-place showing at the NCAA Division II East Regional, which helped it earn an at-large bid to nationals, which were held at the Bob O'Connor Golf Course in Pittsburgh, Pa. The team dfinished 34th.
- Sophomore Cedric Jocelyn (Nyack, N.Y.) led the Penmen in four of their seven races, with classmate Micah Hewitson (New Market, Md.) doing so in two, including at the NCAA National Championship, where he ran in 36:28.8. Hewitson, freshman Ethan Matthews (Ayer, Mass.) and junior Michael Moreno (Houston, Texas) were named USTFCCCA All-Region for their performances at the East Regional, while Jocelyn was an NE10 All-Conference Second Team selection, with Matthews and Moreno both garnering Third Team nods.
- The youthful women's squad finished sixth at the Northeast-10 Championship before closing the year with a 14th-place showing at the NCAA Division II East Regional.
- Junior Jill Couto (Newton Junction, N.H.) was the top Penmen finisher in all four meets she competed in, including at NE10s when she crossed the finish line in 22:09.72, which was a personal best and the third fastest 6K in program history. Couto earned USTFCCCA All-Region and NE10 First Team honors for the second straight year.