Hollinger named Defensive Player of the Week

Hollinger named Defensive Player of the Week
Leanne Hollinger © 2009 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

LANCASTER, Pa. - Leanne Hollinger (Westminster, Md./Winters Mill), a senior on the McDaniel women's soccer team, has been named the Centennial Conference (CC) Defensive Player of the Week for the week of Oct 5-11.

For the week, Hollinger registered 24 saves in a 1-1-1 week, posting an .889 save percentage and 0.93 goals-against average. She recorded her first individual shutout of the season in a double-overtime scoreless deadlock at Goucher on Tuesday. In the Green Terror's lone conference game of the week, she made 12 saves as part of a 2-1 win over Franklin & Marshall on Saturday.

For the season, she has a CC-high 110 saves. She has a 1.99 goals-against average and .827 save percentage.

McDaniel (3-8-1, 2-2 CC) returns to action at Dickinson on Wednesday. Game time is 5 p.m.