ST. LOUIS – Saint Louis freshman Emily Wastell has been named the Atlantic 10 Conference field hockey Rookie of the Week, the league announced today.

Wastell, a native of Sherborne, England, tallied three goals last week. Against Colgate on Aug. 27, she scored twice –  including the game-winner – in helping the Billikens to a 3-1 road victory. Against Ohio on Aug. 31, Wastell scored again to bring her team-leading goal total to three.

Wastell is the first Billiken to claim A-10 Rookie of the Week honors since current senior Molly Feid earned the nod in 2015.

Saint Louis (2-3) is off this week as is next in action Friday, Sept. 14, when in travels to VCU to open A-10 play.