Date Posted:01/07/2002,  8:00AM

Anderson Earns Player of the Week Award

BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin College women's ice hockey player Kirsti Anderson (Glenville, N.Y.) has been named Player of the Week by the New England Small College Athletic Conference. The Polar Bears are ranked second in the nation with an 8-1 record on the season.

Anderson paced the defense and added a goal and two assists in three non-conference road wins last week. Bowdoin grabbed 4-3 wins over St. Thomas, Wisconsin River-Falls and Gustavus Adolphus. Overall, Anderson sits at sixth place in the conference scoring list with five goals and nine assists on the year. The Polar Bears will host NESCAC foes Trinity and Wesleyan this weekend.