NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - George Mason's Alexa McGovern and VCU's Sky Hyatt have been named Atlantic 10 Women's Lacrosse Co-Players of the Week, the league announced Tuesday. Massachusetts Sarah Crowley won her fourth Defensive Player of the Week, while Patriots teammate, Melissa Semkiw was named Rookie of the Week.
McGovern scored 11 goals in two home wins for the Patriots last weekend. The senior from Sykesville, Md., needed just 12 shots to score 11 goals and also tallied six draw controls. Against George Washington, she scored a career-high six goals on seven shots. Three days later against Richmond, she scored five goals on five shots. She also collected five draw controls. She currently ranks third in the conference with 40 goals, as the Patriots remain undefeated in conference play.