Stony Brook’s Francese America East Player Of The Week

Alyssa Francese, Stony Brook
Alyssa Francese. Photo: Stony Brook Univ.

Stony Brook women’s soccer’s Alyssa Francese has been named the America East Conference Offensive Player of the Week.

The junior forward from Yorktown Heights scored a pair of goals this past week for the Seawolves. Her first goal of the week was the game-winner in a 1-0 extra-time victory over St. John’s on September 5.

Three days later, she scored the game-tying goal in a 2-1 extra-time defeat to Long Island rivals Hofstra.

Following her sophomore season when she scored eight goals in 14 games, Francese through six games this season has three goals.