Frost, Plumb named NFHCA Division I National Players of the Week
BROCKPORT, N.Y. — Graduate-student goalkeeper from No. 4 University of Maryland, Noelle Frost, and sophomore midfielder/forward from No. 5 University of Louisville, Aimee Plumb, have been named this week’s NFHCA Division I Defensive and Offensive Players of the Week, respectively.
NFHCA Division I Defensive Player of the Week
Noelle Frost, No. 4 University of Maryland, Fr., Goalkeeper (Glenwood, Maryland)
- Faced 14 shots and allowed just one goal in 120 minutes in the cage last week
- Tied her season record with six saves — including four in the second half — in a tight 2-1 win at No. 2 University of Michigan on Sunday
- Picked up her sixth shutout of the year on Friday against Michigan State University
- Named Big Ten Conference Defensive Player of the Week
NFHCA Division I Offensive Player of the Week
Aimee Plumb, No. 5 University of Louisville, So., Midfielder/Forward (Canterbury, England)
- Delivered the game-winning overtime goal in both of No. 5 Louisville’s ranked wins last weekend
- Scored the first and final goal in the Cardinal’s overtime win against No. 10 University of North Carolina
- Registered the only goal of Sunday’s overtime win against No. 23 James Madison University
- With the win over UNC, Louisville secured a share of the ACC regular-season title for the second straight year
- Named ACC Offensive Player of the Week
The National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) is a nonprofit organization serving field hockey coaches and supporters of the game from across the United States. The mission of the organization is to stimulate the professional development of coaching leadership within the sport of field hockey. The NFHCA strives to cultivate and recognize the professional contributions of its membership and to foster and promote the growth of the sport. The NFHCA is responsible for providing a recognizable presence and voice in regard to legislation affecting the sport as well as interscholastic and intercollegiate programs.