BRSN Announce Athlete of the Week: Cornell Women’s Hockey Defenseman Cassandra Poudrier
The BRSN team selects one Cornell Athlete each week whose performance stood out among their peers both within the Cornell athletic community and the Ivy League.
RELEASE: ITHACA, NY — Senior captain Cassandra Poudrier has been named the BRSN Athlete of the Week. Continuing the team’s nine-game road stretch, Poudrier led the Big Red to two consecutive wins on Saturday and Sunday against Boston University and Vermont, respectively, to capture the Windjammer Classic. She was named as the tournament’s MVP and earned All-Tournament Team honors by recording two goals and three assists on the weekend. Poudrier started the scoring for Cornell with an early goal on the power play in the first period of Saturday’s tilt to propel the squad to a 4-2 victory. She had two assists the following day and netted another power play score in the Big Red’s 4-0 route of the Catamounts.