Wells College women's lacrosse senior Mackenzie Maloney was named as the North Eastern Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Week for the week ending Sunday, March 17. It was a record-setting week for Maloney, who became the all-time leading points scorer in Wells Express women's lacrosse history.
The senior midfielder scored four goals and eight assists in an 18-9 win at Houghton on March 12. In that game, Maloney passed Sara Cooke with the first Wells goal of the game. She set a single-game program record with eight assists in the game. Over the weekend, Maloney added 11 goals and two assists in a loss at Wesley. She finished the week with 15 goals, 10 assists, 13 ground balls, 14 draw controls and 10 caused turnovers.
Maloney is majoring in inclusive childhood education with a minor in psychology. She is a native of Huntington, New York. It is the first weekly award of the season for Maloney, a three-time all-conference selection.
Wells is 1-1 on the year and will play its home-opener Monday, March 25 at 5:30 p.m. against Hartwick College.