Monday, November 18, 2013

Longstreth Sponsors NFHCA Division III All Region Teams (Update)

Longstreth extends a congratulations to all who participated and special acknowledgement to those who made the All Region Teams!  Click here to see the list.

Longstreth is excited to announce the following athletes as the 2013 Longstreth/ NFHCA Division III Regional Players of the Year:

Great Lakes Region Player of Year: Chelsea Cutler, DePauw University
The 2013 North Coast Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Year, Cutler led DePauw to a 17‐5 overall record and the 2013 NCAC Championship. Cutler was selected to the 2013 All‐NCAC First Team, was the 2013 NCAC Tournament MVP, and was selected to the 2013 NCAC All‐Tournament Team.

New England East Region Player of the Year: Nathalie Gruet, Wellesley College
Gruet led Wellesley to an 18‐4 overall record and the 2013 NEWMAC Tournament Championship. Gruet posted a team‐high 17 goals and 5 assists for 39 points for the Blue and was honored as the 2013 NEWMAC Player of the Year. New England West Region Player of the Year: Catherine Fowler, Middlebury College The 2013 NESCAC Player of the Year, Fowler led the Panthers to a 16‐3 record and the 2013 NESCAC Tournament Championship. Fowler posted 18 goals and 16 assists for 52 points during the 2013 season.

North Atlantic Region Player of the Year: Kelly Blackhurst, Skidmore College
The 2013 Liberty League Offensive Player of the Year and the all‐time leading scorer at Skidmore and in the Liberty League, Blackhurst has netted 32 goals and posted 14 assists for 76 points during the 2013 season. She will lead the 19‐3 Thoroughbreds as they compete in this weekend’s NCAA Semifinals versus Salisbury.

South Atlantic Region Player of the Year: Lindsey Hatch, The College of New Jersey
The 2013 New Jersey Athletic Conference Attack Player of the Year, Hatch led the conference in goals scored with 21 and is second in total points with 47. The All‐NJAC First Team selection led The College of New Jersey to a 16‐4 overall record.

South Region Player of the Year: Belle Tunstall, Christopher Newport University
The 2013 CAC Co‐Player of the Year, Tunstall has guided the Captains to a 21‐1 overall record and the school’s first appearance in the Final Four. Tunstall wrapped up the 2013 regular season leading the CAC with 18 goals and 47 total points.

The 2013 Longstreth / NFHCA Division III National Player of the Year will be announced by the
NFHCA Office on December 3rd.