Mitchell earns CAC Player of the Week award

Mitchell earns CAC Player of the Week award

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. - Salisbury University sophomore forward McKenzie Mitchell was named the Capital Athletic Conference (CAC) Field Hockey Offensive Player of the Week on Monday.

Mitchell notched a pair of goals in seventh-ranked Salisbury's two wins on the week. Mitchell netted her first goal of the season in Salisbury's 3-0 win on Wednesday over Stevenson. She scored the game-winning goal in the fourth quarter on a penalty stroke in Salisbury's 2-1 win on Saturday over No. 4 Messiah.

It is the second consecutive week a Salisbury field hockey player has earned CAC weekly honors after Jillian Hughes was selected as the CAC Defensive Player of the Week on Sept. 3.

Mitchell is tied for third in the CAC in goals with two.

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