Every week throughout the Converse Athletics' season, the Converse Athletic Department will name a Valkyrie of the Week for their performance in their respective sport.
Valkyrie of the Week honors goes to Laura Starkes of the Lacrosse team.
To open the season, the senior has posted back-to-back hat-trick performances with a total of nine goals. The Whitby, Ontario native scored a career-high six goals in an overtime loss to Columbia to start the season. Her six goals ranks third all-time in goals in a single contest.
Starkes followed up that performance with another hat-trick against Young Harris on the road.
This is the first Valkyrie of the Week honors for Laura Starkes.
2016-17 Valkyries of the Week:
February 13: Laura Starkes - Lacrosse
February 6: Kaitlin Knight - Tennis
January 30: Brianna James - Basketball
January 23: Laura Ann Dixon - Swimming
January 16: Shakura Wesley - Indoor Track
January 9: Hannah Anderson - Basketball
December 19: Erin Horne - Basketball
December 12: No Valkyrie of the Week
December 5: Shakura Wesley - Indoor Track
November 28: Bri James - Basketball
November 21: Keocia Walker - Basketball
November 14: No Valkyrie of the Week
November 7: JaLesa Beaver - Volleyball
October 31: No Valkyrie of the Week
October 24: Marley Felthousen - Golf
October 17: Lydia Davidson - Equestrian
October 10: Anna Pettus - Swimming
October 4: Autumn Stone - Cross Country
September 27: Marley Felthousen - Golf
September 20: Taylor Parrott - Tennis
September 13: Emily Barry - Soccer
September 6: Sara Dorsett - Soccer
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