NECC Women's Soccer Athletes of the Week- September 9

NECC Women's Soccer Athletes of the Week- September 9

Player of the Week

 

Kyra Teixeira (Sr., M/F), Becker College  

Senior Kyra Teixeira (Old Lyme, Conn.) scored in both Hawks’ matches on the week, finishing the week with three goals, including two game-winners. Teixeira’s game-winner on Saturday against Thomas came in double-overtime in the 107th minute, clinching the victory for Becker.     

 

Rookie of the Week

 

Olivia Sherwood (Fr., GK), Becker College

Freshman Olivia Sherwood (Southington, Conn.) earned her first career win on Tuesday afternoon in a 3-1 win at Fitchburg State. In total, Sherwood played 135 minutes over two games, finishing the week with a goals-against average of 0.67 and a save percentage of .923.