Pegg Earns NEAC Defensive Player of the Week

Pegg Earns NEAC Defensive Player of the Week

GANSEVOORT, N.Y. — Freshman goalkeeper Jessica Pegg from the Keuka College Women's Soccer team was named North Eastern Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Week on Monday afternoon.

Pegg had a fantastic debut in goal for the Wolves. Her weekend started in her collegiate debut where she made 11 saves against William Paterson University in Keuka College's 5-4 overtime victory. She then turned in a 13-save performance in defeat as the Wolves fell to Hartwick College 1-0 on Sunday.

Jessica Pegg already leads the North Eastern Athletic Conference in total saves and saves per game. The freshman also ranks fifth in the conference with an .828 save percentage.

The Keuka College Women's Soccer team hosts the University of Rochester in their home opener at the Jephson Community Athletic Complex this Wednesday. Kickoff against the Yellowjackets has been changed due to forecasted temperatures and is now set for 7pm.