Lake Elsinore native Sanchez picks up weekly player honors from NEWHA
For the first time in her career, Sacred Heart University goalie Frankie Sanchez is the NEWHA Goaltender of the Week.
In back-to-back home games against Saint Anselm, the senior took command of the net with 41 combined saves last weekend.
During her extended stint in the cage on Friday, Sanchez made 26 saves to keep the score knotted 1-1 in overtime.
In the 3-0 shutout over the Hawks, the Lake Elsinore native maintained her spot between the posts to nab 15 saves, leading to a victory for the Pioneers on Saturday.
Sanchez is second in the association with 218 saves, third with a 2.50 goals-against average and has a .912 win percentage, ranking her fourth in the NEWHA.
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(November 10, 2021)