W&L's BENDER NAMED WOMENSLACROSSE.COM ROOKIE OF
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee freshman attacker Christine
Bender (Moorestown, N.J./Moorestown) was named the Division III Rookie
of the Week by womenslacrosse.com for the week ending March 7.
Bender scored three goals to help the Generals defeat No.
14 Franklin and Marshall, 9-8, on Saturday in Lexington, Va.
On the season, Bender is tied for second on the team with
three points on those three goals.
W&L is currently ranked 16th in Division III and has a 1-1 overall record heading into Wednesday's home game against Frostburg State.
Contact: Brian Laubscher
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PO Drawer 928
Lexington, VA 24450