Bozek, Pohlmeyer Selected To NFHCA Senior Game
CHANDLER, Ariz. – Megan Bozek (Cortlandt Manor, N.Y.) and Casey Pohlmeyer (Millersville, Md.) of the 20th-ranked University of New Hampshire field hockey team have been selected to compete at the 2013 Front Rush/NFHCA Division I Senior Game, which will be held Nov. 23 at the Virginia Beach Sportsplex. Game time is 2:15 p.m.
Pohlmeyer patrols the midfield and is also a key component of both penalty corner units. She leads UNH in assists (nine) and is tied with Bozek for third in points (15); she also ranks second in shots (45). Pohlmeyer is second in the America East conference in assists per game. In four conference games, she has tallied four points (1g, 2a). Overall, Pohlmeyer has recorded a point in 9 of 17 games and has tied her personal best of two assists twice (Sept. 21 vs. Central Michigan; Sept. 29 vs. Harvard).
Pohlmeyer recorded her 50th career point with a goal during her three-point effort Oct. 20 vs. Bucknell University. She currently has 16 goals and 21 assists for 53 points in 80 career games (all starts). With those 21 assists, she is tied for No. 9 on UNH's all-time leaderboard. Her accolades include America East Academic Honor Roll and All-Conference First Team.
New Hampshire (11-6 overall, 4-0 America East) returns to action Nov. 1 against Fairfield University. UNH's Senior Day game vs. the Stags begins at 4 p.m.