Alyssa Orsino Selected for NEAC Field Hockey Weekly Award

Alyssa Orsino Selected for NEAC Field Hockey Weekly Award

GANSEVOORT, N.Y. - The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) has announced Alyssa Orsino as its Student-Athlete of the Week selection in field hockey for the week ending Oct. 7. There were no nominations received for Field Hockey Defensive Player of the Week.

Alyssa Orsino (Sauquoit, N.Y.) from Keuka College has been named NEAC Field Hockey Offensive Player of the Week after scoring her first career hat trick last week. The Wolves’ senior midfielder scored three goals for six points, including the game-winning goal, in a 4-3 win over Morrisville State in conference play. Orsino became just the third player in program history to score three goals in a game for Keuka College.

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The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) has 12 NCAA Division III member institutions which include: Cazenovia College, College of Saint Elizabeth, Gallaudet University, Keuka College, Lancaster Bible College, Pennsylvania College of Technology, Pennsylvania State University – Abington, Pennsylvania State University – Berks, SUNY Cobleskill, Morrisville State, SUNY Polytechnic Institute, and Wells College. Associate members are: Cedar Crest College (W Swimming), D’Youville College (W Lacrosse), Hilbert College (M&W Lacrosse), Medaille College (M&W Lacrosse), Rutgers University – Camden (M Golf), and Wilson College (M Volleyball). The NEAC has partnered with the North Atlantic Conference in the sport of men’s tennis and with the Colonial State Athletic Conference in the sport of Field Hockey. For more information, please visit: www.neacsports.com.