Westwood, MA --Clark University junior goalkeeper, Dani Michaud (Providence, R.I.) has been selected as the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Field Hockey Defensive Athlete of the week as announced by the league office on Monday morning.
Michaud had a good week in net registering a total of 12 saves. In a 5-0 shut out over non-conference foe Elms, the goalkeeper made two saves in just 42 minutes of action before making 10 stops in a tough set back to conference opponent Wellesley.
It is the first weekly award for Michaud and the program this season. Field Hockey (5-5, NEWMAC 1-2) hosts neighboring NEWMAC foe, WPI (6-2, NEWMAC 1-1) for a 6:00 p.m. game on Tuesday evening.