HADLEY, MA —Williams College senior midfielder Rebecca McGovern (Weymouth, MA) has been selected the NESCAC Women's Lacrosse Player fo the Week for play ending Sunday, March 2.
McGovern scored five goals and assisted on another as Williams opened the season with a 12-8 win over #8 Bowdoin on Saturday.
McGovern also won four draw controls in the victory, which was the Ephs' first over the Polar Bears since 2010.
The win over Bowdoin launched the Ephs from being unranked nationaly to 12th in this week's lacrosse Magazine poll.
In 2013, McGovern led Williams with 33 points, scoring 21 goals and recording 12 assists.