LANCASTER, Pa. -- Franklin & Marshall first-year goalie Emily Kitchin was named the IWLCA/Lacrosse Sports Network Division III Defensive Player of the Week. The honor is the first for Kitchin and the third recognition for the team this season.
Kitchin (Morristown, N.J./ Morristown-Beard School) went 2-0 last week with 17 saves. She turned away nine shots with a 6.00 goals against average in F&M's 9-6 win over No. 1 Gettysburg on Wednesday and had eight saves in a shutout win over Bryn Mawr on Saturday.
The Diplomats return to action on Saturday, hosting Ursinus for a 12:00 p.m. game.