STORRS, Conn. - UConn senior Maggie Tripodi (Syracuse, N.Y.) was named the BIG EAST Attacker of the Week on Monday after helping lead the Huskies to a 19-15 win over Temple in the season finale.
In her final game at UConn on "Senior Day", Tripodi tied for the points lead in the league with six off four goals and two assists in the Huskies’ win over NR/RV Temple on Saturday. Trailing 7-6 last in the first, the senior reeled off a pair of scores to give UConn a lead which it would carry into halftime. The Huskies never trailed again as Tripodi tacked on two more scores midway through the second while adding a pair of second-half assists.
She finished her final season in Storrs posting career-best numbers with 40 points on 27 goals and 13 assists. She was third on the team in scoring.