Emily Bourassa: GNAC Goalkeeper of the Week

Emily Bourassa: GNAC Goalkeeper of the Week

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. –University of Saint Joseph sophomore lacrosse player Emily Bourassa (Bristol, Conn.) was named Great Northeast Athletic Conference Goalkeeper of the Week for the period ending May 1, it was announced Monday.

Bourassa made a season-high 21 saves on 34 shots faced as USJ (4-11) concluded its season Saturday in a spirited, 13-8 loss to Simmons.

Bourassa, who was named team Most Valuable Player, finished with a single-season school-record 185 saves. She is 10th on the country in saves and seventh in saves per game at 12.33.