LANCASTER, Pa. — Franklin & Marshall first-year goalie Emily Kitchin was named the IWLCA/Lacrosse Sports Network Division III and Centennial Conference Defensive Player of the Week. The national honor is the second for Kitchin and the fourth recognition for the team this season. The CC award is the third for Kitchin and the fifth for a member of the F&M team.
Kitchin (Morristown, N.J. / Morristown-Beard School) totaled 17 saves in a 2-0 week for F&M, accumulating a 7.79 GAA. She picked up nine saves in a 9-7 win over Dickinson and allowed only four goals in a 15-4 victory over Muhlenberg.
The Diplomats return to action next Saturday when F&M hosts the Final Four of the 2019 Centennial Conference Championship. F&M will face Haverford on Saturday at 12:00 p.m.