Middlebury

Greer Is Regional Player Of The Year

November 22, 2011

Middlebury College field hockey player Lauren Greer (N. Hampton, N.H.) has been named the NFHCA (National Field Hockey Coaches Association) New England Region Player of the Year. The junior helped lead the Panthers to this year’s NCAA Championship game with an overall record of 17-4.

Greer, who was also named the NESCAC player of the year, led the team and the nation in scoring. The junior’s 4.1 points/game were tops in Division III, while her .76 assists were second and her 1.66 goals were fifth. Greer set single-season records at Middlebury for goals (35), assists (16) and points (86) this fall, while also owning all three career scoring marks (73-31-177). Greer was a three-time NESCAC player of the week, scoring two or more goals 13 times this season. The junior has figured in over 64 percent (50/78) of her team’s goals this season, including 15 straight from October 1st-8th.