WILLIAMSBURG, Va. - William and Mary junior forward Dani Rutter was named the Colonial Athletic Association Player of the Week on Monday. The York, Pa., native garnered the distinction after scoring two goals in the Green and Gold's 3-0 victory over Old Dominion on Wednesday night. The honor is the first of Rutter's career.
In the match against the Monarchs, Rutter put the College in front 2-0 in 63rd minute, after she blasted home senior Cortlyn Bristol's assist. In the 74th minute, Rutter put the contest out of reach when she shelved her second goal of the night on a through ball courtesy of senior Mallory Schaffer. For the year, Rutter has tallied 10 points on four goals and two assists.
Tribe soccer returns to action on Friday, Nov. 2, when it plays Hofstra in the 2012 CAA Tournament Semifinals. Friday's match from Martin Family Stadium at Albert-Daly Field is slated for a 7:30 p.m. start.