Finnen Earns ECC Women's Lacrosse All-Conference Honors

Finnen Earns ECC Women's Lacrosse All-Conference Honors

St. Thomas Aquinas College Women's Lacrosse player Caroline Finnen was named an East Coast Conference Second Team All-Conference selection on Friday.

Finnen, posted a team leading 41 goals and 53 points for the Spartans this season, while picking up 9 ground balls, winning 8 draw controls and causing 3 turnovers in 16 matches for STAC.

The junior attack from Hicksville, N.Y. scored her 100th career goal on the final day of the regular season, April 29th, as Caroline put three in the back of the net at Queens College to reach the milestone and help lead her team to a 14-6 victory. She also scored a game-high 6 goals on two separate occasions this season; March 1st vs. Dominican and April 20th at Caldwell.

Finnen was also named the ECC Women's Lacrosse Offensive Player of the Week on March 6th.

Joining Caroline on the ECC Women's Lacrosse All-Conference Teams were: 

2017 ECC Women's Lacrosse All-Conference
First Team
A - Connor Bird, LIU Post
A - Cassley Jackowski, Roberts Wesleyan
A - Emily Jehle, Mercy
A - Katie Meinecke, NYIT
A - Alyssa Milano, NYIT
A - Brianna Wilson, Molloy
A - Karie Znaniecki, NYIT
M - Grace Davidson, Mercy
M - Hunter Isnardi, Mercy
M - Ryan McKinney, LIU Post
M - Cooper Sesselman, Molloy
D - Taylor Davide, NYIT
D - Cara Douglas, LIU Post
D - Erin Smith, NYIT
D - Talia Stagnitta, Mercy
GK - Olivia Kirk, LIU Post

Second Team
A - Caroline Finnen, St. Thomas Aquinas
A - Alexa Haines, Mercy
A - Jessica Markowitz, Molloy
A - Alexis Newman, LIU Post
A - Alexa Watson, Molloy
M - Brooke Basso, NYIT
M - Alyssa Mallery, LIU Post
M - Lauren Mengel, Bridgeport
M - Trisha Serras, NYIT
D - Kelly Backus, LIU Post
D - Emily Bauer, Molloy
D - Hope Coticchio, Mercy
D - Melissa DellaRocca, Mercy
D - Kelly McQuail, NYIT
GK - Shannon Knapp, Roberts Wesleyan
GK - Lauren Young, NYIT

Offensive Player of the Year: Hunter Isnardi, So., M, Mercy
Defensive Player of the Year: Erin Smith, Sr., D, NYIT
Goalkeeper of the Year: Olivia Kirk, Jr., LIU Post
Rookie of the Year: Alyssa Mallery, Fr., M, LIU Post
Coach of the Year: Dawn Anselmin, Mercy