2019 NAIA Women's Lacrosse Players of the Week ? No. 7

2019 NAIA Women's Lacrosse Players of the Week ? No. 7

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Avery Blackmon of Georgetown (Ky.) was named as the NAIA women’s lacrosse offensive player of the week and Emma Devereaux of SCAD Savannah (Ga.) was named as the NAIA women’s defensive player of the week. The duo was chosen out of a pool of conference and group winners.

Offensive Player of the Week
Avery Blackmon, Georgetown
5-7, SR, M, Woodstock, Ga.  

  • Blackmon recorded her 500th career draw control and broke Georgetown’s in game record for points and goals against Life (Ga.)
  • Weekly Stats
    • Totaled 24 goals, 8.0 average
    • Totaled two assists, 0.7 average
    • Totaled 36 shots with 28 on goal

Defensive Player of the Week
Emma Devereaux, SCAD Savannah (Ga.) 
5-6, SR, D, Oyster Bay, N.Y.   

  • Devereaux tied a program record in caused turnovers with seven against No. 8 Georgetown.
  • Weekly Stats
    • Totaled 11 ground balls
    • Totaled nine caused turnovers


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Nominees: Jordan Haeusser, Missouri Baptist; Katie Yarish, Reinhardt (Ga.); Monica Otero, Ottawa (Kan.); Ashley Sherry, Lawrence Tech (Mich.); Jordan Mitchell, SCAD Savannah (Ga.); Emilee Fischer, Lindenwood-Belleville (Ill.) 

Kaitlin Mills, Missouri Baptist; Shelby Gennaro, Reinhardt (Ga.); Ady Barraza, Ottawa (Kan.); Jessica Covell, Keiser (Fla.); Jacque Pappadakes, Lourdes (Ohio)


2018-19 Women's Lacrosse Composite Award Winners (Offensive, Defensive)

Week 1 (February 27): Jessica Covell, Keiser (Fla.), Alexandra Millican, Point (Ga.) 
Week 2 (March 06): Rachel Kidwell, Georgetown (Ky.), Avery Blackmon, Georgetown (Ky.) 
Week 3 (March 13): Bridgett Simmer, Life (Ga.), Jaclyn Berry, Cumberlands (Ky.) 
Week 4 (March 20): Olivia Stahl, SCAD Savannah (Ga.), Jaclyn Berry, Cumberlands (Ky.) 
Week 5 (March 27): Casey Monahan, Marian (Ind.), Aiyanah Simms, Ave Maria (Fla.) 
Week 6 (April 03): Bailey Childs, Indiana Tech, Gabby Moran, Clarke (Iowa) 
Week 7 (April 10): Emma Devereaux, SCAD Savannah (Ga.), Avery Blackmon, Georgetown (Ky.)


Source: National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics

Invitational Information

NAIA Lacrosse Championship

 May 6-9, 2019
Savannah, Ga.