Virginia's Ashley McCulloch Gains ACC Weekly Women's Lacrosse Honor
Feb. 23, 2009
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Virginia’s Ashley McCulloch was named the Atlantic Coast Conference Women’s Lacrosse Player of the Week for the period ending on Sunday, February 22. McCulloch helped the fourth-ranked Cavaliers to a pair of wins over Virginia Tech and Loyola (Md.).
The attacker from Annandale, Va., set a career-high four goals in a 19-3 rout of Virginia Tech, and followed that performance with a new career-high, registering five goals in a 19-8 victory over Loyola (Md.). She recorded eight points in each game, which is tied for first among ACC single-game highs for the young season. McCulloch also leads the league in points per game (8.0), is tied for first in the league in assists per game (3.5), and is tied for second in goals per game (4.5).
Virginia women’s lacrosse faces Richmond on Wednesday, February 25. Game time is slated for 7 p.m. ET.