Ellen Lundy / Sarah Sierra Secure #ASunWSoc Weekly Awards

Monday, September 09, 2013

MACON, Ga. - Lipscomb's Ellen Lundy and Jacksonville's Sarah Sierra collected Atlantic Sun Women's Soccer Weekly Honors as announced by the league office on Monday.

Lundy continued to build on the Bisons' success as the freshman tallied two goals vs. Alabama State to secure the 3-0 victory. Lundy has netted five goals this season with 11 points to lead the league.

Sierra was strong in net this week for the Dolphins as she recorded a .929 save percentage in two games. The only goal that Sierra allowed in this week's action was in overtime vs. the SEC's Georgia.

Sierra secured her first shutout of the season vs. Georgia State to lead the Dolphins to a 3-2 record this season.


Atlantic Sun Women's Soccer Player of the Week - Sept. 9th
Quick Bio Accomplishments
Player
 Ellen Lundy
  Lipscomb

• Freshman
• Forward
• Rogers, Ark.
• Undeclared

    
• First Career A-Sun Player of the Week award
• First offensive player to tab Player of the Week for LU since 2011
• The freshman notched two goals in LU's 3-0 win vs. Alabama St.
• Scored two goals off two shots to record a perfect shot percentage
• Tallied the game-winner to bump the Bisons to 2-2-1
• Leads the league this season in points with 11 on the season
• Tied for the most goals in the A-Sun with five total in five games

Stats for the Week: Two Goals, Four Points , Two Shots
Next LU Contest: Austin Peay; Monday, Sept. 9th                          
Other Nominees: Tabby Tindell, FGCU; Kaitlyn Bassett, Jacksonville; Nicole Calder, Kennesaw State; Sami Rutowski, Northern Kentucky; Amber Grose, Stetson

Atlantic Sun Women's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week - Sept. 9th
Quick Bio Accomplishments
Player
 Sarah Sierra
 Jacksonville

• Senior
• Goalkeeper
• Madera, Calif.
• Exercise Science

  
• Second Career A-Sun Defensive Player of the Week award
• Collected first shutout of the season in 1-0 victory vs. Georgia St.
• Tallied a .929 save percentage in two games this week
• Secured 13 saves with eight coming against the SEC's Georgia
• Held the Bulldogs to 100 scoreless minutes of action
• Earned her second win in goal to boost JU to 3-2 overall

Stats for the Week: 0.47 GAA, .929 Save %, 13 Saves
Next JU Contest: at Georgia Southern; Friday, Sept. 13th  
Other Nominees: Melissa Arnold, FGCU; Alma Gardarsdottir, Kennesaw State; Anna Buhigas, Lipscomb; Victoria Troccoli, Stetson

2013 Atlantic Sun Women's Soccer Weekly Awards
Date Player of the Week (School)
Defensive Player of the Week (School)
Aug. 26 Kaitlyn Bassett (Jacksonville) Tanner Ruberg (Northern Kentucky)
Sept 3rd Lauren Gassie (Mercer) Anna Buhigas (Lipscomb)
Sept. 9th Ellen Lundy (Lipscomb) Sarah Sierra (Jacksonville)