Middlebury

Greer Is National Player Of The Year

November 26, 2012

Middlebury College field hockey player Lauren Greer (N. Hampton, N.H.) has been named the 2012 Longstreth/NFHCA (National Field Hockey Coaches Association) Division III National Player of the Year.

The Regional and NESCAC Player of the Year for the past two seasons, Greer is now a three-time All-American. The former NESCAC rookie of the year, the senior is the NCAA’s all-time leader in points/game with 3.56 and is second with 1.48 goals/contest. She is also tied for third in total goals (111) and is forth in total points (267) to go along with her 45 assists in 75 career games. Greer is a four-time All-NESCAC selection, earning first-team honors in each of the last three seasons. The two-time All-American currently leads the nation with 2.0 goals and 4.74 points/game in ’12. Her 38 goals and 90 points this season broke her own single-season records at Middlebury, while her 14 assists were second to her 16 a year ago.

She is also an All-American for the women’s hockey team at Middlebury, currently owning three goals in four games for the fifth-ranked Panthers.