Women's Lacrosse

Saint Vincent’s Nelson nabs weekly ECAC honors

Saint Vincent’s Nelson nabs weekly ECAC honors

ECAC Announces Women's Lacrosse Players of the Week for Week Ending April 8 (ecacsports.com)

DANBURY, Conn. (ohioriverlax.org) – Saint Vincent College senior midfielder Maggie Nelson (Jefferson, Md. | Saint John's Catholic Prep.) was named the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III South Offensive Player of the Week Wednesday afternoon.  

Nelson totaled 22 goals and five assists last week to guide Saint Vincent to road wins over Ohio River Lacrosse Conference (ORLC) foes Waynesburg University and Earlham College. Nelson recorded 11 goals in each match, establishing a new single-match program high. The senior added seven ground balls and four draw controls in the two ORLC wins. Nelson has tallied an ORLC-best 68 goals and 84 points so far this season.

Saint Vincent (6-2, 4-1) hosts Chatham University (3-7, 1-4) Wednesday afternoon.