PAWTUCKET, R.I. - Rachel Hopkins (Chelmsford, Mass.), a senior on the Worcester State University field hockey team, was named the Little East Conference Offensive Player of the Week for the second time this season on Monday afternoon. Hopkins previously won the same award on September 9.
Hopkins had two big games for the Lancers this week, recording five goals and an assist for 11 points in a pair of Little East Conference wins. Hopkins opened the week with a two-goal performance against Southern Maine on Wednesday before scoring a hat trick with an assist against Framingham State on Saturday.
With six games left in the regular season, Hopkins currently leads the LEC with 17 goals and 40 points on the season.
Hopkins and the Lancers will be back in action on Tuesday as the Lancers host Castleton University in a rematch of last season's LEC Semifinal.