Westwood, Mass.--Clark University senior field hockey goalkeeper, Dani Michaud (Providence, R.I.) was named the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Defensive Athlete of the Week as announced by the league office on Monday morning.
The Cougars posted a 1-1 week in which Micahud made 12 saves They picked up a 2-0 victory over Becker College on Thursday, September 27th. Michaud played the second 35 minutes of the game and made five stops to preserve the shutout before making seven stops in a 2-1 overtime setback at Wellesley on Saturday. Michaud is now 4-2 on the season with 61 saves and an .824 save percentage.
The Cougars are back in action on Tuesday, October 2nd when they head down the street to WPI for a NEWMAC contest at 7:00 p.m.