On the men’s side, senior Anthony Cestaro was named Offensive Player of the Week. On the women’s side, junior goalkeeper Jackie Carty was named the conference Defensive Player of the Week.
A native of Massapequa, Cestaro received the honor after scoring the game-winning goal in Molloy’s 2-1 in over New Haven on September 8.
Carty received weekly defensive honors after recording two clean sheets to start the season. She made eight saves in the season-opening 1-0 win over Stonehill College. The East Islip native would then make nine saves in a scoreless draw with Bentley University.
ECC Honor Roll
• Nikki Bermudez, New York Tech (Jr, M/F — Oceanside)
In a loss to Wilmington, Bermudez twice evened the score — at 1-1 and 2-2 — in an eventual 3-2 loss. It was the first multi-goal game of her career.
• Victoria Ramirez, Queens (Sr, F – Valley Stream)
Ramirez was a helpful distributor in much of the Knights’ 6-2 win over Concordia (NY) on September 8 as the senior assisted on five of the Knights’ goals in the win while also putting forward two shots on target herself.