Krista Ledin Named LEC Rookie of the Week

Sept. 26, 2011

NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. – The Little East Conference has named freshman forward Krista Ledin (Bridgewater, MA) this week’s women’s soccer Rookie of the Week, after leading the Beacons to a pair of victories last week.

In the 2-1 week for women’s soccer, Ledin tallied four goals and one assist for a team-best nine points.  Seven of those points were earned in the 9-0 Little East Conference victory over Rhode Island College on Saturday.  Against the Anchorwomen, Ledin recorded her first collegiate hat-trick, while also assisting on another Beacon goal.  Her career performance currently ranks her second all-time in point earned in a single match.

Following the tough overtime loss to Fitchburg State, Ledin got the Beacons back on the winning track as she scored the game-winner in the 2-0 win over WPI on Thursday.  On the year, Ledin leads the team with seven goals, and her one assist.  Three of her seven scores are game-winners.

In the Little East Conference, Ledin is currently ranked first in goals scored (7) and total shots (37).  Her 15 points on the year rank her second overall.