Frostburg, Md. —
Frostburg State has named Laurie Sienkiewicz its graduate assistant field hockey coach, Head Coach Nicole Bonvouloir announced recently.
Sienkiewicz joins the Bobcats after enjoying standout field hockey and lacrosse careers at Mercyhurst (Pa.) College.
In field hockey, Sienkiewicz graduated as the all-time leading scorer in the program's brief history with 28 goals and 21 assists for 77 points.
She served as a team captain all four seasons and earned Academic All-America honors three years in a row.
As a sophomore, Sienkiewicz led the Lakers in scoring with 21 points, and, as a junior, she was named the team's Most Valuable Offensive Player after scoring 10 goals and adding six assists as Mercyhurst posted a 13-5-1 finish.
In lacrosse, Sienkiewicz was a four-year letterwinner and graduated as the school's all-time leader in goals (105) while ranking second in both assists (86) and points (191).
She capped her career by earning team Offensive MVP, Academic All-America and ECAC honorable mention honors in 2002 as Mercyhurst posted a school-record 11-3 finish and a No. 6 ranking in the final NCAA Division II poll.
Sienkiewicz, who played both field hockey and lacrosse with current FSU head coach Nicole Bonvouloir for three years, earned bachelor's degrees in elementary education and special education from Mercyhurst in November 2002.
The former Webster-Schroeder (N.Y.) High School standout is seeking her master's degree in education with a concentration in reading from FSU.
For further information on this release, contact:
Office of Sports Information
Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532-2303