Farrington Racks Up Weekly Awards

Farrington Racks Up Weekly Awards

NEW LONDON, Conn. - Freshman Brenna Farrington was named CGASPORTS.COM Athlete of the Week, presented by First Command, and NEWMAC Women’s Lacrosse Offensive Athlete of the Week after leading the Bears to their first 3-0 start in program history.

Farrington led Coast Guard to a 2-0 week with 13 points, including a program single game record eight goals as the Bears pushed their record to 3-0 to start the season. In Coast Guard 17-3 win on Tuesday against non-conference foe Salve Regina, Farrington scored a team high four goals, finishing with five points. She then tallied the school record in a 22-16 win against St. Joseph’s (L.I.) on Saturday scoring six second half goals including the game winner with 8:13 to play to bring her weekly total to 12. Farrington leads the conference in goals (17) and points (18).

The Bears are back in action on Saturday, March 10th, when they take on Hood in the first game of their spring break trip. Opening draw is 1:00 pm.