Women's Lacrosse

W&J’s LaRochelle tabbed ECAC Rookie of the Week

W&J’s LaRochelle tabbed ECAC Rookie of the Week

ECAC Announces Corvias Women's Lacrosse Players of the Week (ecacsports.com)

DANBURY, Conn. (ohioriverlax.org) – Washington & Jefferson College freshman attacker Rae LaRochelle (East Sandwich, Mass. | Sandwich) was named the Corvias Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III South Rookie of the Week Tuesday.

LaRochelle kept W&J rolling in Ohio River Lacrosse Conference (ORLC) play last week with five goals in each match of a two-win road swing to Hanover College and Thomas More College, totaling 10 goals, three assists, four draw controls, two ground balls and two caused turnovers.

She opened the trip with five goals and an assist in Friday’s 12-7 victory at Hanover before scoring five goals and adding a pair of assists Saturday in a 14-3 win at Thomas More. She netted the eventual game-winner in both matches.

W&J (6-4, 5-0) will head to ORLC rival Saint Vincent College (7-3, 3-1) Wednesday before hosting Franklin College Saturday (5-2, 3-0) and Mount St. Joseph University (2-7, 2-2) Sunday.