Quinnipiac freshman Danielle Allan (Riverdale, N.J.) was named the Northeast Conference Rookie of the Week on Oct. 24, 2011. The honor is Allan's third of the season after she was named the NEC Player of the Week and Rookie of the Week on Aug. 29, 2011.
Allan enjoyed a solid week, helping Quinnipiac to a 2-0 mark in NEC play, with a goal in each of the Bobcats' wins this weekend. Allan was second in the line-up and first among all Quinnipiac freshmen with two goals and four points in the Bobcats two wins this weekend. Allan scored her fourth goal of the year in the Bobcats' 6-1 romp of Siena before putting Quinnipiac on the board with her fifth goal of the season against Bryant in a 2-0 win.
Allan has totaled five goals and four assists for 14 points this season.
Quinnipiac returns to action on Friday, Oct. 28 when it hosts Sacred Heart at 3:30 p.m. at the Quinnipiac Field Hockey & Lacrosse Turf Complex in Hamden, Conn.