LANCASTER, Pa. – Wesley College sophomore defender Emily Caldarelli was named the Atlantic East Conference Defensive Player of the Week for March 4-10.
Caldarelli paced Wesley's defensive efforts on the week with a team-best 18 ground balls and nine caused turnovers to help Wesley start the season 3-0. She had six ground balls in each of the three games, while she had five caused turnovers in the win over Sweet Briar. She added a goal and two assists for the week as a defender.
Caldarelli becomes the first student-athlete in Wesley history to earn Atlantic East Player of the Week honors in multiple sports as she earned the Atlantic East Offensive Player of the Week award for women's soccer on Sept. 24, 2018.