BRIDGEPORT, Pa. — Freshman Lili Akin (Fr., Santa Barbara, Calif./San Marcos) of Brown University totaled four goals, five assists, four steals and three ejections drawn during a 4-0 weekend for the Bears as the Marist College Red Fox Invitational. For her efforts, Akin claims honors as the February 25 Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) Division I Rookie of the Week.
Brown defeated Iona College (12-4 W), St. Francis College Brooklyn (16-5 W), Mercyhurst University (14-3 W) and fellow CWPA institution George Washington University (12-7 W) during the tournament to run the program’s winning streak to nine games.
Akin registered pairs of goals, assists and ejections drawn in the GW victory, added two goals and a steal in downing Iona and chipped in two assists with two steals versus St. Francis Brooklyn.
February 25 Collegiate Water Polo Association Division I Rookie of the Week Honor Roll: Juliette Belanger (George Washington University); Nicole Kresich (Princeton University); Abby Andrews (University of Michigan)