Katie Reinprecht Named Mid-Atlantic Region Player of the Year
After helping guide the Princeton field hockey team to a 3-2 win versus North Carolina to capture the program's first national championship, senior Katie Reinprecht was named the 2012 Longstreth/NFHCA Division I Mid-Atlantic Region Player of the Year, it was announced Monday.
The unanimous 2012 Ivy League Defensive Player of the Year and four-time All-Ivy and All-Region First Team selection, Reinprecht most recently was named to the NCAA All-Tournament Team for her performance at the Final Four.
On the year, the midfielder led the Tigers with 19 assists and added nine goals for 37 points. Reinprecht concludes her career with 156 points, fourth-best in program history, and 50 career assists for second all-time.
Reinprecht and the Tigers went 21-1 on the year, including posting a perfect 7-0 record in Ivy League play. Princeton defeated 11 nationally ranked teams in 2012 en route to winning the Ivy League's first field hockey national title.