Keelen Earns Second NJAC Field Hockey Defensive Player of the Week Honor

Montclair, NJ (9/26/11) –Senior Chelsea Keelen (Tinton Falls, NJ / Middletown South) received her second New Jersey Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Week honor on Monday.Keelen helped Montclair State to a pair of road wins as the No. 16 Red Hawks improved to 9-0, the best start in program history.

Against New Paltz in a 5-0 win she made a defensive save late in the contest to preserve Montclair's 5-0 shutout win. She then collected her first goal of the season, the only goal MSU would need in a 5-0 win at FDU-Florham. In the two wins, Montclair held its opponents to just 15 shots, including eight on goal and none in the victory over FDU-Florham.