PAINESVILLE, OHIO -- Following the first multi-goal of her career, Lake Erie College freshman midfielder Hana Abukwiek (Lewis Center, Ohio/Olentangy) was named the East Coast Conference Women's Lacrosse Rookie of the Week on Monday (March 12). The announcement came from the league office as part of its weekly release.
Abukwiek scored three goals and added two assists for a career-high five points in the Storm's 20-18 win over Colorado Mesa University on Sunday, March 11. She also caused three turnovers on defense and picked up five ground balls.
The honor is the first for Abukwiek in her collegiate career and marks the first time this season a Storm player has received conference accolades.