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Michigan’s Brooke Cilley and Sarah Stratigakis, Northwestern’s Madi Kennel and Penn State’s Marissa Sheva are the first honorees for the 2017 season

Offensive Player of the Week

Marissa Sheva, Penn State

M – Jr. – Sellersville, Pa. – Pennridge

Posted her first career two-goal outing to lead No. 3 Penn State to a 3-1 win over No. 8/12 BYU in Friday’s season opener

Also helped Nittany Lions defeat Hofstra, 3-0, to cap an unblemished opening weekend

Earned Academic All-Big Ten honors in 2016

Earns her first career Offensive Player of the Week award

Last Penn State Offensive Player of the Week: Frannie Crouse (Oct. 18, 2016)

Defensive Player of the Week

Brooke Cilley, Michigan

D – So. – Alamo, Calif. – Carondelet

Anchored a Michigan defense that shut out Washington (2-0) and Idaho State (4-0)

Recorded four assists last week from her backline position, including three assists against ISU, the fourth three-assist game for a Wolverine in program history and first since Aug. 26, 2011 (Christina Murillo vs. Duquesne)

Earns her first career Defensive Player of the Week honor

Last Michigan Defensive Player of the Week: Sarah Jackson (Oct. 18, 2016)

Co-Freshman of the Week

Sarah Stratigakis, Michigan

M – Woodbridge, Ontario – Bill Crothers

Opened her college scoring account with a goal in each of her first two contests as Michigan began its season last weekend with wins over Washington and Idaho State

Netted the Wolverines’ first goal of the season in Friday’s win over Washington, scoring 7:16 into the game

Earns her first career Freshman of the Week accolade

Last Michigan Freshman of the Week: Abby Kastroll (Oct. 6, 2015)

Co-Freshman of the Week

Madi Kennel, Northwestern

M – Redondo Beach, Calif. – Redondo Union

Scored twice to pace No. 23/20 Northwestern to a 3-0 win at Illinois State on Sunday after helping the Wildcats open their season with a 1-0 home win over DePaul

Her first college goal came less than 10 minutes into the second half before she added an insurance goal in the 78th minute

Earns her first career Freshman of the Week citation

Last Northwestern Freshman of the Week: Jenna Hascher (Sept. 16, 2013)