STANDISH, Maine – The Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) weekly awards have been released and Saint Joseph's College freshman forward Brenna Smith (Maynard, Mass.) has been named as the GNAC Corvias Women's Soccer Rookie of the Wee
Smith scored a goal in all three of the Monks' games last week, including the game-winner with 55 seconds remaining in a 1-0 triumph over Thomas College on Wednesday. The weekly conference honor is the first of her collegiate career.
Through 18 games, Smith has netted five goals with one assist for 11 total points. She ranks second on the team in goals and third in points.
Saint Joseph's (12-5-1, 8-3-1 GNAC) has earned the #4 seed in the GNAC Tournament and will host #5 University of Saint Joseph (CT) Saturday in a quarterfinal tilt scheduled for a 1:00 PM kick-off.
Saint Joseph's College is Maine's only Catholic liberal arts college, providing a supportive, personalized and career-focused education for more than 100 years. From its 474-acre campus on the shores of Sebago Lake, the College offers more than 40 undergraduate programs to a population of approximately 1,000 students. Saint Joseph's College Online provides certificates, undergraduate and advanced degrees for working adults through an online learning program. For more, visit www.sjcme.edu.