Naperville, IL -- Sara Fithian, a freshman midfielder/attacker from Plantation, Florida (South Plantation), has been named the Midwest Women's Lacrosse Conference Offensive Player of the Week for the Week ending April 7.
In two games last week, both wins, Fithian had 12 goals, two assists and 28 draw controls. She had five goals, two assists, four ground balls and 17 draw controls in a 20-2 win over the University of Dubuque on Wednesday and seven goals, five ground balls and 11 draw controls in a 19-4 win at Benedictine University on Sunday.
For the season she leads the team with 27 goals and 59 draw controls. She also has four assists for the 4-5 Buccaneers, who are 2-4 in MWLC play.