WASHINGTON - Junior Jennifer DeSimone earned her first GEICO Student-Athlete of the Week recognition after leading the team to a 12-7 win over Army with a career-high performance.
DeSimone tied her career-high with five goals, four of which came during the second half against the Black Knights as the Eagles stretched to their final five-point victory over the Patriot League foe. She also contributed a pair of ground balls and one draw control to the stat sheet.
DeSimone leads the team with 38 points so far this season, scoring 35 goals and adding three assists.
AU will be on the road for a midweek contest at Navy at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19, before the team returns home for one final time with a 1 p.m. draw against Holy Cross on Saturday, April 22. For the latest on American Lacrosse, stay tuned to AUEagles.com and follow the team on Twitter @AU_Lacrosse.