GILBERT, Ariz. — Chelsea Davis, junior defender from American International College, and Jenna Sluymer, freshman forward from No. 5 Shippensburg University, are this week's Longstreth/NFHCA Division II Defensive and Offensive Players of the Week, respectively.
Longstreth/NFHCA Division II Defensive Player of the Week
Chelsea Davis, American International College, Jr., Defender (Boonton, New Jersey)
Davis scored three times and had two assists in two wins for the Yellow Jackets. Against Franklin Pierce University on October 31, she scored once and set up both of American International College's other goals, including the double-overtime winner. She followed that with two goals, including the decisive tally on a penalty stroke, on November 3 at the University of New Haven. Yesterday, Davis also broke the Division II field hockey record for most-defensive saves with the 30th of her career in AIC's game against Saint Michael's College.
Longstreth/NFHCA Division II Offensive Player of the Week
Jenna Sluymer, Shippensburg University, Fr., Forward (Nieuw-Vennep, The Netherlands)
Sluymer scored four goals and recorded three assists in a 2-0 week for the Raiders, who clinched the No. 3 seed in the upcoming Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference tournament after posting a 6-0 victory at Seton Hill University and a 4-1 victory at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Against Seton Hill, Sluymer recorded her first collegiate hat trick. On Saturday at IUP, Sluymer contributed to all four goals against the Crimson Hawks, scoring once and assisting on the remaining three SU tallies.