HIGH POINT, N.C. – Limestone College midfield Courtney Lafler has been named the Conference Carolinas Women's Lacrosse Player of the Week for games played from Apr. 8-14, the Conference announced today. This marks the third POTW for Lafler and the fourth overall for Limestone.
Lafler, a senior from Penn Yan, N.Y., led No. 10 Limestone to a 1-1 record last week. Lafler registered 19 points on 12 goals and seven assists with four ground balls and two caused turnovers in the two games.
In a 14-11 loss to then-No. 13 Queens (NC), Lafler tallied seven points on four goals and three assists with one ground ball. Lafler would close out the week by breaking the Limestone single-season goals record, as she notched eight goals with four assists for 12 points. Lafler would add three ground balls and two caused turnovers to her game totals.
Lafler currently ranks first in Conference Carolinas in goals (79), while ranking second in points (98) and sixth in assists (19).
Also nominated for Women's Lacrosse Player of the Week:
Amy Pfefferkorn (Southern Wesleyan) - Posted 17 points on 10 goals and seven assists in two games.
Kylie Eastman (Belmont Abbey) - Posted 15 points on 11 goals and four assists with five ground balls, four caused turnovers and three draw controls in two games.
Jackie Kaderabek (Mount Olive) - Posted 10 points on six goals and four assists in two games.
Rachel Kellogg (North Greenville) - Posted three points on three goals with four draw controls, four ground balls and three caused turnovers in two games.
2019 Women's Lacrosse Players of the Week
Week One (Feb. 4) – Latia Santos (Southern Wesleyan)
Week Two (Feb. 11) – Siena Miller (Mount Olive)
Week Three (Feb. 18) – Courtney Lafler (Limestone)
Week Four (Feb. 25) – Britannie Ouimet (Limestone)
Week Five (Mar. 4) – Katie Schlagenhauf (Erskine)
Week Six (Mar. 11) – Kayleigh Burns (Erskine)
Week Seven (Mar. 18) – Marin Felsoci (Belmont Abbey)
Week Eight (Mar. 25) – Courtney Lafler (Limestone)
Week Nine (Apr. 1) – Angelina Scarpa (Barton)
Week 10 (Apr. 8) – Kylie Eastman (Belmont Abbey)
Week 11 (Apr. 15) – Courtney Lafler (Limestone)