November 7, 2011
Urke Honored as Ivy League Rookie of the Week for Second Time
Lauren Urke has two goals and two assists on the season (Gil
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Freshman Lauren Urke
of the Harvard women’s soccer team has been named the Ivy
League Rookie of the Week after scoring the game-winning goal in a
1-0 victory at Columbia Saturday.
Urke, a midfielder from Medina, Minn., scored the game’s
only goal at 20:34, finding the back of the net off a pass from
classmate Meg Casscells-Hamby. Urke, who was tabbed Ivy Co-Rookie
of the Week Sept. 12, has amassed six points on two goals and two
assists during her freshman campaign.
With the win at Columbia, Harvard clinched the Ivy League
title outright, the program’s 10th conference crown. Harvard
enters the NCAA tournament 12-4-1 overall and 6-0-1 in the Ancient