Umanzor Named Skyline Conf. Defender Of The Week

Yakeline Umanzor. Photo: SUNY Old Westbury.

SUNY Old Westbury goalkeeper Yakeline Umanzor was named the Skyline Conference Defensive Player of the Week. 

The freshman from Brentwood had a strong week between the woodwork for the Panthers. She posted a 0.46 goals-against average over the past week. 

Umanzor played 93:04 minutes and made six saves in Old Westbury’s 1-0 overtime home defeat against Rutgers-Newark on September 17. She concluded the week with a two-save performance in 45 minutes of action to preserve the Panthers’ 7-0 combined clean sheet road win over Yeshiva University on September 22.

Skyline Honor Roll

Maritime junior Sara Wright of East Islip had a hat trick in a 5-0 win over Saint Elizabeth on September 16. 

St. Joseph’s (L.I.) senior Christina Gagliardi of Ronkonkoma had three goals and three assists in a 9-0 win over Yeshiva.