RUTHERFORD, N.J. – Felician College junior Alysia Arcona (Hackettstown, N.J./Hackettstown) has been chosen as the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference Women's Soccer Player of the Week for the period ending Sept. 9, the CACC announced on Tuesday.
Arcona, a 5-foot-8 forward, scored five goals last week as Felician split a pair of matches. She tallied four times, the second-most in a game in program history, in the Golden Falcons' 6-0 CACC home victory over Concordia (N.Y.) College on Sept. 6.
On the season, Arcona leads the CACC in scoring with 11 points on five goals and one assist in four games. She is a 2010 graduate of Hackettstown High. More information is available at http://www.caccathletics.org/sports/wsoc/2012-13/releases/WSoccerWeekly-2.
Felician (2-2, 1-1 CACC), a member of NCAA Division II, next plays on Thursday, when it hosts Dowling College in non-league action at 7 p.m. at the Lyndhurst Recreation Complex.
Felician College is a coeducational, liberal arts, Catholic college, enrolling 2,300 students in undergraduate and graduate degree programs in the Arts and Sciences, Business and Management, Teacher Education, and Health Sciences and Nursing. A Division II member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), Felician College competes in baseball, softball, soccer, basketball, cross-country, men's golf, women's volleyball, and cheerleading. Founded in 1942 by the Felician Sisters in the Franciscan tradition, Felician College is located on two campuses in Lodi and Rutherford, New Jersey.