GILBERT, Ariz. – Endicott field hockey student-athlete Sophia Cogliano (Saugus, Mass.) has been named the Longstreth/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division III Offensive Player of the Week, as announced by the NFHCA office on Wednesday.
The award is chosen from a pool of candidates that includes any Division III field hockey student-athlete who won a conference player of the week honor. Cogliano is the first student-athlete from Endicott to earn this award in program history.
The junior forward led the Gulls to a 3-0 week with five goals scored. She netted both goals in a 2-0 victory over No. 2 nationally ranked Babson on Sept. 26 and then scored two more goals during a 5-1 victory over Roger Williams on Sept. 28. She finished out the week by tallying the game-winner in double overtime against Western New England on Sep. 30.
Freshman goalkeeper Taylor Farrin (Danvers, Mass.) was named an honorable mention selection for her 3-0 performance in net for the Gulls. She recorded a total of 21 saves throughout the week and had a shutout against No. 2 Babson.
ABOUT THE COMMONWEALTH COAST CONFERENCE
The Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC), founded in 1984, is an NCAA Division III athletic conference comprised of ten full member and four associate member institutions throughout the New England region. Its membership aims to provide student-athletes with a positive experience in their pursuit of excellence through high academic standards, quality competition, and a meaningful student life. The conference administers championships in 18 intercollegiate sports.