San Antonio -
Trinity University Tigers senior
midfielder Brianna Young of Rockville Centre, N.Y. (South Side), has
been named the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Women’s Soccer
Offensive Player of the Week.
Young scored three
goals and two assists to pace the Tigers in the two road victories last
weekend. Trinity edged Austin College 2-1 in double-overtime in a SCAC
game and blanked the University of Dallas 4-0 in a non-conference tilt.
The Tigers (6-0-0,
1-0-0), led by head coach Lance Key, moved up in the National Soccer
Coaches Association of America Division III poll to No. 9, from 10th.
Trinity, which has yielded only one goal this season, maintained a No. 6
ranking in the D3soccer.com poll.
Young fired in the game-winning goal in last Friday’s victory over
Austin College, breaking a 1-1 tie. Last Sunday, Young scored twice and
assisted on the Tigers’ other two goals to give her a total of eight
points in the two games.
the season, Young leads the team with 12 points and four assists,
and is second on the squad with four goals. Young’s game-winner against
Austin College was her second of the season.
Trinity will host
San Antonio’s Our Lady of the Lake University at 8 p.m. Friday.