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Abby Cunningham of Melrose headlines Players of the Week

Top performances from EMass girls’ lacrosse players in the past week.

Abby Cunningham, Melrose — The senior had two goals — the 100th of her career followed by the game-winning score with 20 seconds remaining — in a 14-13 victory at Arlington last Thursday.

Kaleigh Dunham, Lowell — The senior captain collected six goals and an assist in the Red Raiders’ 15-5 rout of Burlington on Monday, snapping a two-game skid for the Red Raiders.

 Anna Hereu, Wellesley — Hereu helped spark the Raiders’ 11-10 come-from-behind win over No. 4 Walpole with a free-position save that turned into a fastbreak goal. Hereu held the Rebels scoreless over the final 12 minutes and finished with 12 saves.


Hailee Lomasney, Peabody — The sophomore had two goals and four assists to lead the No. 19 Tanners (5-0) to a big win over Medford on Tuesday. Peabody has scored at least 16 goals in each game this season.

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 Lexi Schmalz, Needham — The senior had six goals and two assists to lead the Rockets (5-1) to a 14-12 win over Duxbury on Monday.


Riley Overend can be reached at riley.overend@globe.com.