Cavellier, Drazek Earn NEAC Women's Lacrosse Weekly Awards

Cavellier, Drazek Earn NEAC Women's Lacrosse Weekly Awards

GANSEVOORT, N.Y. - The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) has announced Courtney Cavellier and Amanda Drazek as its Student-Athlete of the Week selections in women's lacrosse for the week ending April 8.

Courtney Cavellier (Rodman, N.Y.) from Morrisville State College is the NEAC Women’s Lacrosse Offensive Player of the Week for the second-straight week with nine goals and three assists for 12 points in three games. The Mustangs’ junior attacker scored 10 of her 12 points in conference play and helped her team go 3-0 on the week. Cavellier also recorded 13 ground balls, 14 draw controls and 11 caused turnovers with a .778 shots on goal percentage. Cavellier is the NEAC leader with 38 goals while ranking second in points (43) and ground balls (39).

Amanda Drazek (Camillus, N.Y.) from Cazenovia College has been recognized as the NEAC Women’s Lacrosse Defensive Player of the Week with 39 saves on the week. The Wildcats’ rookie goalie made a combined 22 stops in conference games and held Hilbert College to six goals in a NEAC win. Drazek recorded 17 saves in two of her three games and finished the week with a .500 save percentage.

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The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) has fourteen NCAA Division III member institutions which include: Bryn Athyn College, Cazenovia College, College of St. Elizabeth, Gallaudet University, Keuka College, Lancaster Bible College, Pennsylvania College of Technology, Pennsylvania State University – Abington, Pennsylvania State University – Berks, SUNY Cobleskill, SUNY Morrisville State College, SUNY Polytechnic Institute, Wells College, and Wilson College.  Associate members are: Cedar Crest College (W Swimming), D’Youville College (M Volleyball), Hilbert College (M&W Lacrosse), Medaille College (M&W Lacrosse, M Volleyball), Pennsylvania State University – Altoona (M Volleyball), and Rutgers University – Camden (M Golf). The NEAC has partnered with the North Atlantic Conference in the sports of field hockey and men’s tennis. For more information, please visit: www.neacsports.com.