Waxman Named Ivy Defensive Player of the Week

PHILADELPHIA - Junior goalkeeper Sarah Waxman of the No. 15 Penn women's lacrosse team has been named the Ivy League Defensive Player of the Week.

Waxman impressed in the first three games of the season, making 23 saves and leading the Quakers to a 3-0 start. Over those three games, she conceded just 16 goals (a 4.87 GAA) and put together a 50:20 scoreless streak against city rivals Drexel and Temple.

Waxman will lead the Quakersas they travel toNo. 2 Northwestern Friday for a 4 p.m. EST start.