March 23, 1998
Maryland senior Cathy Nelson was named the ACC Player of the Week for her performances during the week of March 16. The Ellicott City, Md. native notched six points in a pair of victories last week, including a hat trick against then-No.3 Virginia.
The Terrapins improved to 3-2 with two victories last week over then-No. 3 Virginia (11-8) and Harvard (13-6). The wins are the Terrapins' second and third in a row.
Maryland is now ranked fourth in the latest IWLCA poll dated March 23. North Carolina, Temple and Princeton head the top three, respectively.