South Atlantic Conference Carolinas Announces AstroTurf Field Hockey Players of the Week

South Atlantic Conference Carolinas Announces AstroTurf Field Hockey Players of the Week

ROCK HILL, S.C. (TheSAC.com) – South Atlantic Conference Carolinas announced the AstroTurf Field Hockey Players of the Week for week seven of the 2019 season.  Coker's Britto Kabo was named the Offensive Player of the Week, while Queens' Avian Thompson was named Defensive Player of the Week.

Kabo, a freshman from Marrssen, Netherlands, led the Cobras to a pair of wins last week. She scored goal and had an assist in their 7-1 win over Mount Olive and scored a goal with two assists in a 4-1 victory over Converse. She finished the week with seven points on two goals and three assists. This is Kabo's first offensive player of the week honor of the season.

Thompson, a sophomore from Hummelstown, Pa., earned pair of shutout victories for the Royals last week, as they defeated Frostburg State 4-0 and Limestone 1-0. Against Frostburg, Thompson recorded a single save in the win, while she made six saves in the Limestone win. For the week she had seven saves and did not allow a single goal in 120 minutes of action in the net. This is Thompson's third defensive player of the year honor of the season. 

2019 South Atlantic Conference Carolinas AstroTurf Field Hockey Players of the Week

Offensive Player of the Week
Sept. 11 – Kelly Diplock, Limestone
Sept. 18 – Bizzy Baumeier, Belmont Abbey
Sept. 25 – Hanna Nechay, Queens
Oct. 2 – Kristyna Oyola, Newberry
Oct. 9 – Maddie Mitchell, Mars Hill
Oct. 16 – Brady Keeler, Newberry
Oct. 23 – Britt Kabo, Coker

Defensive Player of the Week
Sept. 11 – Avian Thompson, Queens
Sept. 18 – Paige Hinds, Belmont Abbey
Sept. 25 – Avian Thompson, Queens
Oct. 2 – Alyssa Baronella-O'Toole, Coker
Oct. 9 – Daisy Ruhle, Limestone
Oct. 15 – Daisy Ruhle, Limestone
Oct. 22 – Avian Thompson, Queens

AstroTurf is an official corporate partner of the South Atlantic Conference and title sponsor of the Conference's Player of the Week awards program. 

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