Athlete of the Week: Natalie Kosko


By Colin Babcock, QBSN Staff Writer

This week’s QBSN Athlete of the week honors are awarded to freshman Natalie Kosko (Sebastian, Fla.) of the women’s rugby team.

The Bobcats got their fifth win of the season against Marist College this past Sunday, outscoring the Foxes 52-0. Kosko was front and center for Quinnipiac while improving on the best start to the season in program history.

Kosko outran the Foxes, scoring two tries for a total of 10 points.

In the last two home games, the Bobcats have defended their turf by outscoring their opponents 146-0. Quinnipiac has sole possession of first place in the Tri State Rugby Conference with its 5-0 record. Additionally, Quinnipiac has only given up 12 points in conference play thus far.

The Bobcats travel to Stony Brook University this Sunday to in an effort to improve on their dominant start to the 2012 campaign.