Pickard named Offensive Player of the Week

Pickard named Offensive Player of the Week
Mandy Pickard © 2009 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

LANCASTER, Pa. - Mandy Pickard (Hampstead, Md./North Carroll), a senior on the McDaniel field hockey team, has been named the Centennial Conference (CC) Offensive Player of the Week for the week of Oct 5-11.

In the lone game of the week for the Green Terror (5-6, 3-1 CC), Pickard tallied two of the team's three goals in a 3-0 win at Muhlenberg on Saturday. The win - McDaniel's third straight conference victory - vaulted the squad into third place in the CC standings with six games to play.

For the season, Pickard ranks second on the team with six goals. She has 12 points, which is third best on the squad.

McDaniel returns to action at Dickinson on Tuesday. Game time is 4 p.m.