Alma Jr. D Autumn Root (Haslett, Mich./Haslett), was named MIAA Defensive Player of the Week on Monday. She played a key role on the defense with her ball winning as she helped the Scots post consecutive shutout victories, 2-0 over Saint Mary's and 5-0 over Albion. She also had two assists in the win over Albion. Root is being honored as Player of the Week for the first time in her career.
Adrian midfielder Courtney Pomeroy was recognized as Offensive Player of the Week and today marks the fourth time that a Scots player has been honored by the league this season.
Player of the Week Honor Roll
Offensive Player of the Week
Week #1 - Sam Barker, Adrian
Week #2 - Mackenzie Smith, Alma
Week #3 - C.J. McCarthy, Kalamazoo
Week #4 - Kelly Wilson, Alma
Week #5 - Mollie Valencia, Saint Mary's
Week #6 - Kailey Vlug, Alma
Week #7 - Erin Weide, Adrian
Week #8 - Natalie Reszka, Kalamazoo
Week #9 - Courtney Pomeroy, Adrian
Defensive Player of the Week
Week #1 - Chanler Rosenbaum, Saint Mary's
Week #2 - Kelsey Grasman, Hope
Week #3 - Kerry Green, Saint Mary's
Week #4 - Chayna Wallace, Adrian
Week #5 - Jenna Mayle, Olivet
Week #6 - Mary Kate Hussey, Saint Mary's
Week #7 - Megan Altieri, Hope
Week #8 - Kelsey Grasman, Hope
Week #9 - Autumn Root, Alma
The Scots finish the regular season on Wednesday afternoon when they take on Trine University in Angola. Start time is scheduled for 3:00 p.m.