Nov. 4, 2014 WASHINGTON -
Georgetown University senior women's soccer player Daphne Corboz
(Green Brook, N.J./Watchung Hills) was named the BIG EAST Conference Offensive Player of the Week on Monday, while her younger sister, freshman midfielder Rachel Corboz
(Green Brook, N.J./Pingry) was selected to the Weekly Honor Roll.
The Hoyas closed out the regular season with an 8-0 win over Seton Hall on Friday night in New Jersey, finishing with an 11-3-4 overall record and a 6-1-2 mark in the BIG EAST.
The team's win on Friday ensured a runner-up finish in the BIG EAST and earned GU the No. 2 seed in this weekend's conference tournament, which will be held in Queens, N.Y. The Hoyas will play the winner of a match between No. 6 Villanova and No. 3 St. John's on Friday, Nov. 7 at Belson Stadium at 5 p.m. The semifinal match can be seen live on the BIG EAST Digital Network.
On Friday in the win at Seton Hall, the elder Corboz recorded her second hat trick of the season - and the third of her career - with three goals and an assist.
Daphne Corboz, a preseason All-American and a Missouri Athletic Club Hermann Trophy candidate recognizing the top player in the country, leads Georgetown in scoring with 10 goals and 17 assists for 37 points. The all-time leading scorer at Georgetown, Daphne Corboz has 129 points, coming off 45 goals and 39 assists. She is the all-time leader in goals scored and ranks second all-time in assists.
Her younger sister, meanwhile, registered three assists on goals during the 8-0 win. Rachel Corboz, who has twice been named BIG EAST Rookie of the Week this season, is third on the team in scoring with four goals and eight assists for 16 points.