Nikki Simpao, Lynchburg, Jr., Midfielder

Nikki Simpao, Lynchburg, Jr., Midfielder

Simpao, a junior from Stafford, Va., exploded for 19 points in the Hornets 2-0 week. Among the national leaders in several categories, Simpao opened with four goals and a pair of assists as Lynchburg posted a 10-1 victory at Ferrum. She again found the back of the cage four times against Randolph-Macon, chipping in an assist to help push Lynchburg to 5-1 in the ODAC standings. For the season, Simpao leads the ODAC in points (59) and assists (13) and is tied atop the goals scored chart (23).

Field Hockey Honor Roll

Emily Augsburger, M, EMU: Registered two goals and an assist in a 5-4 win over Concordia (Wis.) and chipped in an assist plus the game-winner in a 4-3 victory over Hendrix.

Victoria Cappadora, F, R-MC: Beat the keeper four times in a 5-4 win at Virginia Wesleyan, including the game-winning tally in overtime.

Emilee Wooten, M, RC: Scored twice and handed out an assist in a 4-0 win over Concordia (Wis.). 

Haley Tucker, F, W&L: Assisted on the a goal in a 2-0 win over Roanoke and then scored twice ina  3-0 victory over Bridgewater to move W&L to 6-0 atop the ODAC standings.