NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Davidson's Jordan Wood and George Washington's Jocelyn Donohue have been named the Atlantic 10 Conference Women's Lacrosse Co-Players of the Week, the league announced Tuesday. Also honored was Wildcats' goalie, Rose Woolson, who was tabbed Defensive Player of the Week, and Colonials' backstop, Jenna Oler, who was named Rookie of the Week. The awards are for games played Mar. 12-18.
Wood, a sophomore from Hockessin, Del., led Davidson to a 2-0 week against Iona and Campbell. The attacker had one goal on two shots in a 10-8 win against Iona, then followed that with a six-goal performance in a 13-6 victory over Campbell. She also added three groundballs, two caused turnovers and a draw control, while going 2-for-2 on free-position shots.
Donohue scored a total of six goals last week with back-to-back hat tricks at American and against Mount St. Mary's. Against American, the Amherst, N.H., native picked up two ground balls and caused two turnovers in addition to her three goals, while going 1-of-1 from the free position. The senior then led the Colonials to its fourth-straight victory with a trio of goals and a ground ball. Donohue ranks first on the squad with 21 points (20g, 1a) and boasts