WORCESTER, MASS. – Following a pair of strong performances throughout last week, freshman goalie Sebastian Jimenez (Naples, Fla. / Gulf Coast High School) earned Northeast-10 Rookie of the Week, as announced by the conference on Monday.
In week three, Jimenez earned wins against Bentley and Franklin Pierce, improving to 4-1-0 on the year. Against Bentley, Jimenez made six saves in his team's 2-1 win. He also earned his third career shutout in a 1-0 win over Franklin Pierce, making six saves in the process.
Jimenez leads the conference in save percentage (.943), saves (33) and shares a lead in shutouts (3). He also ranks second in goals against average (0.39) and is tied for third in wins (4). Jimenez has now won the award twice this season, winning Rookie of the Week honors along with Goalkeeper of the Week honors in week one.
Assumption faces Southern N.H. next with game time set for 7 p.m. on Wednesday in New Hampshire.