WASHINGTON- CUA's field hockey goalkeeper Megan Comunale was named the Landmark Conference Defensive Player of the Week, it was announced on Monday. In her only action of the week, Comunale helped the Cardinals beat Elizabethtown 2-1 stopping nine shots in 80 minutes of action.
Elizabethtown was awarded 12 penalty corners and fired 14 shots at the sophomore, but she stayed strong for the Cardinals only allowing one goal.
For the season, Comunale has a perfect record of 2-0 with a total of 12 saves.
Comunale and the rest of the Cardinals will return to action on September 13 when they host Gettysburg. The match is scheduled to get underway at Cardinal Stadium beginning at 4:30.