Pomerleau Named as GNAC Player of the Week

Pomerleau Named as GNAC Player of the Week

STANDISH, Maine – The Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) weekly accolades have been released and Saint Joseph's College senior forward Libby Pomerleau (Limerick, Maine) has been named the GNAC Field Hockey Player of the Week.

Pomerleau led the Monks to a 2-0 week by scoring three goals and dealing three assists for nine total points in wins over UMaine-Farmington and Albertus Magnus. Against the Falcons, the senior forward totaled six points with two goals and a pair of helpers and broke the Monks' career points record in the process. Pomerleau has netted 149 points (62 goals, 25 assists) over 71 career games.

The two-time GNAC Offensive Player of the Year and three-time First-Team All-GNAC honoree has scored four goals with four assists for 12 total points over eight games this fall. She currently leads the conference in assists and ranks second in points and third in goals.

For Pomerleau, the weekly conference award is the seventh of her career. She has been tabbed as the GNAC Player of the Week four times.

Saint Joseph's (7-1, 2-0 GNAC) will host Thomas College in a non-conference bout on Friday at 6:00 PM.





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Founded in 1912 by the Sisters of Mercy in Portland, Maine, Saint Joseph’s College is Maine’s Catholic liberal arts college in the Mercy tradition. We are inclusive of all faiths, including no faith. The 474-acre campus, located on the shore of Sebago Lake in Standish, Maine offers more than 40 undergraduate programs and a Division III athletic program to a population of approximately 1,000 on-campus students. A pioneer of distance education since the 1970s, the College also provides online certificates and undergraduate and graduate degrees for thousands more working adults who reside in more than 20 other countries. In 2015 the College was selected by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching to receive its Community Engagement Classification, highlighting the College’s focus on community service throughout its mission and daily interactions within local, regional, and global communities. In 2018, Princeton Review recognized SJC as one of its “Green Colleges” for its sustainability initiatives. Learn more at www.sjcme.edu.