Date Posted:11/04/2003, 10:30AM
BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College field hockey team is ranked 13th in the latest national poll and junior Marissa O'Neil (Manchester, N.H.) captured NESCAC Player of the Week honors, it was announced on Monday. The Polar Bears are 13-2 and will face Williams at Middlebury College in the NESCAC Semifinals on Saturday.
O'Neil had an outstanding week for Bowdoin on her way to breaking the school record for single-season points (49). O'Neil posted four goals and six assists in a 3-0 week for the Polar Bears. She had a goal and two assists in a 9-1 thumping of Husson before scoring two goals and an assist against Bates. In the first-round of the NESCAC Tournament against Tufts, she scored another goal and had three assists in a 6-0 win.