Reece Takes MIAA Defensive Player of the Week

Reece Takes MIAA Defensive Player of the Week

Alma, Mich. - Freshman Nikki Reece (Livonia, Mich./Ladywood) has been awarded the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association player of the week for her performances in Alma's two wins last week.

Reece scored three goals, assisted on two more, collected four ground balls, won eight draw controls and caused four turnovers last week. She also played a big role in Alma's 23 of 26 successful clear attempts. The Scots won both games after facing halftime deficits of 8-2 and 2-1.

She is currently second on the team in goals, tied for first in assists, first in points, first in draw controls and first in caused turnovers.

The team's next game is its home opener. It hosts Illinois Tech at 5 p.m. on Tuesday.

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