Messersmith named Player of the Week

Messersmith named Player of the Week
Paige Messersmith 2011 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

LANCASTER, Pa. – Paige Messersmith (Phoenix, Md./Dulaney), a junior on the McDaniel field hockey team, has been named the Centennial Conference (CC) Offensive Player of the Week for the week of Oct. 17-23.

Messersmith led the Green Terror (10-5, 4-4 CC) to a 2-1 week, notching a pair of game-winning goals. She broke a 2-all deadlock in a 3-2 win at Stevenson on Thursday before scoring the lone goal of a critical 1-0 conference victory over Haverford on Saturday.

For the season, she has four goals and two assists, ranking tied for third on the team with 10 points.

McDaniel returns to action at home against Johns Hopkins on Wednesday. Game time is 7 p.m.