BAY CITY, Mich. - Ashland University freshman Maddy Smith (Columbus, Ohio/Thomas Worthington) and Ferris State University freshman Savanna Wojtanowski (Traverse City, Traverse City West) earned GLIAC Women's Soccer Offensive and Defensive "Athlete of the Week" awards, respectively.
GLIAC Women's Soccer "Offensive Athlete of the Week":
Maddy Smith (Fr./M) -
Columbus, Ohio/Thomas Worthington
Ashland University freshman Maddy Smith had three goals last week. The freshman scored two in a 4-2 victory at Saginaw Valley State and followed that up with a goal at Northwood in a 2-0 win. Prior to last weekend, Smith did not have a goal this season. Ashland is 3-0-1 in its last four matches and has scored 12 goals in that stretch.
GLIAC Women's Soccer Weekly Honor Roll:
Nichole Boehnke - FS, Eryn Weber - UF, Shelby Humphries - GV, Paige Nemee - LE, Paula Hafner - NM, Allison Carroll - NW, Jordan Mazzi - OD, Marci Northuis - SV, Bailey Moody - WU
2013 GLIAC Women's Soccer Athletes of the Week: (9/11) Lea Jalbert - Walsh; (9/16) Charlie Socia - GV; (9/23) Eryn Weber - UF, (9/30) Elizabeth Awuah - LE, Maddy Smith - AU.
GLIAC Women's Soccer "Defensive Athlete of the Week":
(Fr./GK) - Ferris State
Traverse City, Mich./Traverse City West
Ferris State University freshman goal keeper Savanna Wojtanowski posted back-to-back shutout wins in net for the Bulldogs and held onto second place in the GLIAC with two victories over Walsh and Malone. The Bulldogs freshman played the majority of both game in net (162:36) and came away with a 0.00 goals against average and 1.000 save percentage.
GLIAC Women's Soccer Weekly Honor
Kelsea Corns - UF, Tayler Ward - GV, Madison Pines - NW, Laura Clark - OD, Kailey Naumcheff - SV,
2013 GLIAC Women's Soccer Athletes of the Week: (9/11) Rebecca Plescia - Ashland; (9/16) Laura Clark - OD; (9/23) Abbey Miller - GV, (9/30) Sarah Stroope - LE, Savanna Wojtanowski - FS.