Van Woert Named NESCAC Player Of The Week

October 18, 2004

10/18/04 - Middlebury College women's soccer player Els Van Woert (Shelburne, Vt.) has been named the NESCAC Player of the Week.

Van Woert played 160 scoreless minutes last week, including a 1-0 shutout at Williams as Middlebury improved to 5-0-2 in NESCAC play and 8-0-2 overall. The senior goalkeeper was stellar in goal at Williams, making 10 saves to preserve the shutout and the league win for the Panthers. She currently leads the NESCAC with a 0.51 goals against average and a .921 save percentage. Middlebury is ranked second in New England and 14th nationally in the latest (10/11) Division III polls.