August 20, 2012
A BIG TEN HONOR
IU's Nouanesengsy Offensive Player of the Week
PARK RIDGE, Ill. – Indiana midfielder Lisa Nouanesengsy has been named the big Ten Conference Offensive Player of the Week while Michigan defender Holly Hein earns Defensive Player of the Week laurels. Penn State’s Mallory Weber receives the nod for Freshman of the Week.
Nouanesengsy, tallied eight points on four goals for the week, including a hat trick in the season opener as she led the Hoosiers to wins over Arkansas State (3-0) and Ohio (4-2)
Hein led the Wolverine defensive effort to two shutout victories over Fordham (5-0) and Pittsburgh (1-0), while the Wolverines held opponents to just 11 shots on goal. She scored her fourth career goal on a penalty kick versus Fordham
Weber, tallied two goals, including the game winner, in the Nittany Lions season opening win over No. 7 Virginia