Banks Earns Defensive Player of the Week Accolade

Banks Earns Defensive Player of the Week Accolade

BRIDGEPORT, Pa.- The Harvard women's water polo first-year goaltender Zoe Banks collected the Collegiate Water Polo Association Defensive Player of the Week honor as announced, Feb. 12.

Over the weekend, Banks aided the Crimson to a 4-0 record and are 9-0 overall for Harvard's best start to the season in program history. The first-year totaled 38 saves, five assists and five steals in the victories over Gannon, Salem, Siena and No. 18 Wagner. This marks the first time Banks has received a CWPA weekly honor and fourth overall for Harvard.

The Crimson resumes play when it hosts the Harvard Invite from March 1-3, opening up against conference foe Brown. Broadcast will air on ESPN+ for all contests.