For Immediate Release · Tuesday, April 3, 2018 · firstname.lastname@example.org
St. Mary's City, Md. – Junior Ali Collie (Glen Arm, Md./Dulaney) was named the St. Mary's College of Maryland Athlete of the Month for the month of March. This is Collie's first Athlete of the Month award. The Athlete of the Month awardee is selected by the Department of Athletics & Recreation management team.
After recording only one hat trick in her first two years as a Seahawk, Collie notched five hat tricks in March, including ending the month with four straight. She tallied at least one goal in all but one of the seven games played in March.
Collie led the team with 21 goals over seven games and added four assists for a team-best 25 points. She also chipped in 10 ground balls, three caused turnovers, and two draw controls.
The 5-6 attacker notched a career-best five goals twice in back-to-back games against Roanoke College on Mar. 18 and at Randolph-Macon College on Mar. 22. Collie finished with a career-high six points at Randolph-Macon while causing a season-best two turnovers at Christopher Newport University on Mar. 31.
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MARCH ATHLETE OF THE MONTH HONOR ROLL
- BASEBALL: Jay Hammett, RSo., 1B, Coltons Point, Md./Chopticon
- WOMEN'S TENNIS: Sophia Gary, Fy., Germantown, Md./Holton-Arms School
- MEN'S LACROSSE: Ray LaPlaca, Jr., A, Owings, Md./The Calverton School
- SAILING: Ellie Ungar, Jr., Kirkland, Wash./Interlake and Gloria Kevliciute, Fy., Chicago, Ill./Walter Payton College Prep School
PAST ATHLETES OF THE MONTH
- SEPTEMBER – Zack Haussler, Men's Soccer, Sr., GK, Woodbine, Md./Glenelg
- OCTOBER – Juwan Kearson, Men's Soccer, Jr., M, Baltimore, Md./St. Paul's School
- NOVEMBER – Spencer Schultz, Men's Basketball, So., F, Clear Spring, Md./Clear Spring
- DECEMBER – Andrew Scott, Men's Swimming, Fy., California, Md./Leonardtown
- JANUARY – Olivia Nowlin, Women's Basketball, Sr., G, Glenelg, Md./Glenelg
- FEBRUARY – Andrew Scott, Men's Swimming, Fy., California, Md./Leonardtown
- MARCH – Ali Collie, Women's Lacrosse, Jr., A, Glen Arm, Md./Dulaney