FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – The Capital Athletic Conference announced its weekly women's lacrosse awards on Monday and Salisbury University junior Gianna Demato was named the league's Offensive Player of the Week.
Demato tallied seven points in a 2-0 week for No. 6 Salisbury. Against Christopher Newport University, Demato notched a hat trick to go along with one draw control in an 18-8 victory. She then scored four goals to help lift the Sea Gulls over No. 16 The College of New Jersey, 8-7. Demato added one caused turnover and one groundball in the win.
Demato currently ranks third on the team with 23 goals and fifth with 28 points. She has scored 12 of her 23 goals in the past four games.
Salisbury returns to action on Wednesday, April 17, traveling to take on No. 9 York College of Pennsylvania in its final regular season road game at 5 p.m.
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