BOSTON - Freshman forward Jackie Wishoski (Malden, Mass.) of the University of New Hampshire women's soccer team was named the Rookie of the Week by America East on Monday afternoon.
Wishoski recorded a goal and an assist in UNH's 3-0 victory at the University at Albany on Sept. 22. With the Wildcats leading 1-0 at halftime, she kept momentum in New Hampshire's favor by scoring 2:07 into the second half. Six minutes later, Wishoski's crossing pass resulted in a goal by classmate Ashlee Cieslak (Greendale, Wisc.) that gave the 'Cats a 3-0 lead.
With the goal and assist, Wishoski now leads the team in points (five) and is tied for the team lead in goals (two). She scored her first career points with a goal in the team's 2-1 overtime victory at the University of Colorado.
New Hampshire (4-3-0, 1-0-0 America East) returns to action Sept. 27 (4:30 p.m.) at Rhode Island. The next Wildcat home game is Oct. 4 against Boston University. Game time at Lewis Fields is 3:30 p.m.