Women's Water Polo

    Two Hoosiers Claim Weekly Awards for the Second Straight Week

    Go Hoosiers! Allison Campbell
    Go Hoosiers!
    Allison Campbell
    Go Hoosiers!

    Feb. 5, 2014

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - For the second straight week Indiana has had two players earn weekly awards from the CWPA. Transfer Allison Campbell was named Conference Player of the Week while goalie Jessica Gaudreault was named Defensive Player of the Week once again. The awards come after a stellar performance by the Hoosiers after competing in the Brown Invitational in Providence, RI.

    Campbell was unstoppable on offense tallying 11 goals and six assists in her four matches played this weekend. She also added four steals to help the Hoosiers go undefeated in four games over the weekend and match a school-record for fastest start at 6-0, overall.

    Campbell kicked off the tournament with two goals as the Hoosiers downed host Brown University, 17-6, and added another in the squad's 11-5 victory over No. 19 Hartwick. The graduate student looked even better Sunday, recording three points in IU's win over Wagner College, 15-5. Campbell earned her first starting nod in the weekend finale win over No. 20 University of the Pacific, 15-9, and proceeded to unload five goals into the back of the cage, marking the fifth 5-goal game of her career.

    The honor marks Campbell's first weekly award with Indiana and the sixth of her career. The 2011 CWPA Southern Division MVP with the University of Maryland, Campbell was named Western Division Player of the Week four times during the 2012 campaign. Campbell's teammate, Candyce Schroeder, claimed the January 20 award to give Indiana both Western Division top honor on the young season.

    Goalkeeper Jessica Gaudreauly posted 38 saves and six steals in 128 minutes between the pipes to claim the February 3 Western Division Defensive Player of the Week award for the second straight week.

     

     

    Gaudreault turned in three double-digit save performances and added two assists to her season total. The sophomore keeper's biggest performance came against CWPA-rival Hartwick as she turned aside 13 shots, matching a career high set against Long Beach State Feb. 23, 2013.

    This is the fourth weekly honor for Gaudreault in her career. Jessica was named 2013 February 4 Western Division Rookie of the Week and February 25 Co- Defensive Player of the Week.


       

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