Rauchbach Named NJAC Field Hockey Rookie of the Week

Montclair, NJ (9/13/10) – Freshman defender Sierra Rauchbach (East Brunswick, NJ / East Brunswick) became the first Red Hawk to collect honors from the New Jersey Athletic Conference this season as she was named the Field Hockey Rookie of the Week on Monday.

Rauchbach earns NJAC Rookie of the Week honors after contributing to the Red Hawks’ third consecutive victory, a 3-1 non-conference road win at Muhlenberg. In just her second game played in her collegiate career, she netted a MSU insurance goal with just 1:33 remaining in regulation to seal the win.

The goal by Rauchbach came on the first shot of her collegiate career.