Campo and Scollard earn their first NE10 honor
EASTON, Mass. (October 9, 2018) – The Stonehill College women's soccer team earned two Northeast-10 Conference awards this week, including Courtney Campo as Player of the Week and Emily Scollard as Defensive Player of the Week as announced by the league on Monday.
As a whole, the Skyhawks recorded a 2-0 week, earning victories over the University of New Haven, 3-2, and Southern Connecticut State University, 2-1. The team has now been ranked in the United Soccer Coaches' East Regional poll for four week, with their highest ranking this season of sixth twice.
Campo picked up her first NE10 weekly honor from the Conference after a five-point week, including two goals, one game-winning tally, and an assist. In the Skyhawks 3-2 victory over the Chargers, Campo sent a through ball to Kayla Henry in the 22nd minute of the game to kick off the scoring for Stonehill and give them a 1-0 lead.
The Quincy, Massachusetts native then netted two goals on Saturday against the 8-4, 7-2 NE10 Owls. The senior sent the ball up and under the crossbar near the left front post both times in the second half to fight back from a 1-0 deficit.
In her career, Campo has been named to the NE10 All-Conference third team once during her sophomore year, NEWISA All-New England second team during her junior year, and received the Division II ADA Academic Achievement Award during her sophomore year. She has also been named to the NE10 Commissioner's and Athletic Director's Honor Roll. Overall Campo has totaled six goals, seven assists for 19 points in her four years in the Purple & White. She has registered three game-winning goals, as well.
Scollard earned her first NE10 Defensive Player of the Week honor after assisting the Skyhawks to another 2-0 week and tallying her first assist of the season. The senior was at the forefront of Stonehill's defense this week as she started and played in all 90 minutes of both games, where she held opponents to 1.50 goals against.
In the game against the Owls, the Skyhawks knotted the game at one a piece in the 64th minute, 1-1, and then 10 minutes later Scollard sent a long ball into the box, where Camryn Thompson got a head on it and then Campo was able to lift it under the crossbar for a one-goal advantage, 2-1.
Through her career, Scollard has chipped in six assists in the 69 games played in, where she has started in 65 of them. The senior has been named to the NE10 Commissioner's and Athletic Director's Honor Roll and received the Division II ADA Academic Achievement Award, St. Thomas Aquinas Medal, and inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma.
Stonehill (8-4, 5-4 NE10) hosts Merrimack College on Wednesday, October 10 for an NE10 Conference battle on Skyhawk Field with a start time of 3:00 p.m.
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