November 3rd, 2011

BU's West Named To National Honor Roll

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BU's West Named To National Honor Roll
photo from Bellarmine University athletics

Knights standout earns field hockey honors

After tallying four goals and three assists in victories over Lindenwood and Limestone, Bellarmine University field hockey forward Ellen West has been selected to the's weekly Honor Roll for Div.-II. 

This marks the third time that West has been named to the honor roll in her career after earning being named to the list once in both her sophomore and junior seasons. 

Last Friday, West picked up a rebound inside the circle and fired it home to help the Knights defeat the visiting Lindenwood Lions 4-2. Then on Sunday, she made her final game in a Bellarmine uniform memorable by exploding for three goals and three assists to help Bellarmine win going away, 8-1. 

West finished the season with 19 goals and 10 assists and her 34 career assists are the most all-time in BU history. She also ranks second in career points (126) and goals (46) and helped Bellarmine to a 46-27 record over her four year career. 

Honor Roll:

  • Amanda Riley, Bloomsburg
  • Kristina Taylor, Shippensburg
  • Ellen West, Bellarmine
  • Katie Zubkus, Merrimack

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