Week at a Glance: October 28-November 3

Sinisa Sprecakovic and Lisa Hagel, SNHU Athletes of the Week

Southern New Hampshire University Athletics
Week at a Glance (October 28-November 3, 2019)

Female Athlete of the Week: Lisa Hagel - Field Hockey - Fr., F
Freshman Lisa Hagel (Driehuis, The Netherlands) closed out the regular season with a pair of game-winning goals, as she knocked home the overtime winner in a 2-1 victory over American Int'l on Tuesday, before potting the first goal in a 2-0 win against Franklin Pierce on Saturday.

Male Athlete of the Week: Sinisa Sprecakovic - Men's Soccer - Fr., M
Sinisa Sprecakovic (Mannheim, Germany) racked up eight points on three goals and two assists during a 2-0-0 week. Sprecakovic registered his first career hat trick in a 4-1 win against Saint Anselm on Tuesday, before dishing a pair of helpers in a 4-0 shutout of Southern Connecticut on Saturday.

Women's Soccer (10-4-1, 7-4-1 NE10)

Last Week's Results:
10/30 vs. Saint Anselm - T, 1-1 (2OT)
This Week's Games:
11/5 at American Int'l - 4 p.m.
11/10 vs. TBA - TBA (Northeast-10 Championship quarterfinal)

Notes:
- Women's soccer, ranked 25th in the United Soccer Coaches Division II Poll, played to a 1-1 tie with Saint Anselm on Wednesday in its only match of the week.
- Freshman Jordan Butters (Beverly, Mass.) found the back of the net with 52 seconds remaining in regulation to forge the 1-1 tie.
- Sophomore goalkeeper Hannah Rose (Waterloo, Ontario) stopped seven of the eight shots she faced over the final 83:01 of action. Senior Brittany Wilkie (Victorville, Calif.), making her first appearance in a Penmen uniform, started on Senior Day and stopped both shots she faced in the initial 26:59 of the contest.

Men's Soccer (8-4-3, 6-3-2 NE10)

Last Week's Results:
10/29 vs. Saint Anselm - W, 4-1
11/2 vs. Southern Connecticut - W, 4-0
This Week's Games:
11/6 at Stonehill - 1:30 p.m.
11/9 vs. TBA - TBA (Northeast-10 Championship quarterfinal)

Notes:
- Men's soccer went 2-0-0 last week to extend its unbeaten streak to eight (6-0-2).
- Freshman Sinisa Sprecakovic (Mannheim, Germany) racked up eight points on three goals and two assists during the week. Sprecakovic registered his first career hat trick in a 4-1 win against Saint Anselm on Tuesday, before dishing a pair of helpers in a 4-0 shutout of Southern Connecticut on Saturday.
- Sophomore goalkeeper Patrick Quinn (Manchester, N.H.) stopped nine of the 10 shots he faced over 167:26 of action. Quinn turned aside five of the six shots he faced in the win against Saint Anselm and then made all four saves he needed to in the initial 77:26 of the Southern Connecticut blanking. Redshirt-sophomore Jackson Rivers (Epping, N.H.) made two saves over the final 12:34 against the Owls.
- Redshirt-sophomore Andre Pereira (Cheshire, Conn.) dished a trio of assists against Saint Anselm.
- Graduate student Alex Satrustegui (San Sebastian, Spain) tallied three points on a goal and an assist, as he set up a strike against the Hawks and then scored a goal in the win over the Owls.

Women's Volleyball (13-9, 5-3 NE10)

Last Week's Results:
11/1 vs. Le Moyne - W, 3-0
11/2 vs. Saint Rose - W, 3-1
This Week's Games:
11/8 at Pace - 7 p.m.
11/9 at Adelphi - 1 p.m.

Notes:
- Volleyball went 2-0 last week and has now won seven of its last nine.
- Freshman Juliana Pacini (Sao Paulo, Brazil) tallied 25 kills (3.57 k/s), 21 digs (3.00 d/s) and four aces (0.57 sa/s) during the week. Pacini paved the way in a 3-0 win against Le Moyne on Friday with 14 kills and 10 digs, before recording 11 kills, 11 digs and three aces in Saturday's 3-1 triumph over Saint Rose.
- Senior Baylee Lippincott (Phoenix, Ariz.) posted 25 kills (3.57 k/s) on .234 hitting and four digs, as she registered 11 kills on .333 hitting and collected three digs against Le Moyne, before turning in a match-high 14 kills versus Saint Rose.
- Freshman Angela Crosetti (Puebla, Mexico) amassed 42 digs (6.00 d/s), 10 assists (1.43 a/s) and a pair of aces (0.29 sa/s). Crosetti racked up 25 digs, four assists and an ace against the Dolphins, before tallying 17 digs, six assists and an ace in the win over Saint Rose.
- Senior Joanne Coffey (Merrimack, N.H.) tallied 37 assists (5.29 a/s), 13 kills (1.86 k/s) on .480 hitting, and four blocks. Coffey submitted 18 assists and seven kills (.636 hitting) versus Le Moyne and then recorded 19 assists, six kills (.357 hitting) against the Golden Knights.
- Sophomore Ramona Fontaine (Chelsea, Mass.) posted nine kills (.412 hitting) and two blocks in the win against the Golden Knights.

Field Hockey (15-3, 12-2 NE10)

Last Week's Results:
10/29 at American Int'l - W, 2-1 (OT)
11/2 vs. Franklin Pierce - W, 2-0
This Week's Games:
11/5 vs. Bentley - 4 p.m. (Northeast-10 Championship quarterfinal)
If win...
11/8 vs. TBA - TBA (Northeast-10 Championship semifinal)
If win...
11/10 vs. TBA - TBA (Northeast-10 Championship final)

Notes:
- Field hockey, ranked No. 9 in the National Field Hockey Coaches Association Division II Poll, went 2-0 to wrap up the regular season and earn the No. 3 seed for the Northeast-10 Championship.
- Freshman Lisa Hagel (Driehuis, The Netherlands) closed out the regular season with a pair of game-winning goals, as she knocked home the overtime winner in a 2-1 victory over American Int'l on Tuesday, before potting the first goal in a 2-0 win against Franklin Pierce on Saturday.
- Sophomore Emily Campbell (Raynham, Mass.) pulled the Penmen even against the Yellow Jackets, while senior Laura van der Doorn (Beverwijk, The Netherlands) added an insurance tally versus the Ravens.
- Graduate student Melanie Rennie (Madison, Conn.) stopped two of the three shots she faced during the week, with all three coming in 66:36 of action against AIC. Rennie did not see a shot in 60 minutes against FPU.

Men's Ice Hockey (1-1-0, 0-0-0 NE10)

Last Week's Results:
11/1 vs. Bryn Athyn - L, 3-6
11/2 vs. Bryn Athyn - W, 3-2
This Week's Games:
11/8 at Franklin Pierce - 7 p.m.
11/9 at Framingham State - 7:40 p.m.

Notes:
- Men's ice hockey opened the season by splitting a pair of home games with Bryn Athyn.
- Sophomore Cole Stewart (Alpharetta, Ga.) scored twice, once on a power-play and another short-handed, in Saturday's 3-2 win over Bryn Athyn. Stewart put the Penmen up 2-1 with a short-handed goal at 4:50 of the second period. His power-play goal at 10:15 of the second period proved to be the game-winner.
- Sophomore Jake Cox (Columbus, Ga.) registered a goal and an assist during the week, setting up a goal Friday night and then potting the first Penmen goal Saturday at 7:10 of the first.
- Sophomore Joe Fiorino (Willow Grove, Pa.) collected a pair of helpers, dishing an assist Friday and a second Saturday.
- Sophomore JT Kossakowski (Elburn, Ill.) picked up his second career win, stopping 33 shots in Saturday's victory. Senior Kurt Gutting (Weymouth, Mass.) made 30 saves in Friday's loss.

Women's Tennis (11-2, 9-1 NE10)

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

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

Men's Tennis (4-0, 0-0 NE10)

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

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

Cross Country

Last Week's Results:
Idle
This Week's Races:
11/9 at NCAA Division II East Regional Championship - Belmont Plateau (Philadelphia, Pa.)

Notes:
- Men's and women's cross country were both idle last week and are back in action Saturday at the NCAA Division II East Regional Championship, which takes place at Belmont Plateau in Philadelphia, Pa.

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