Lundy and Plantz Take Home #ASunWSoc Weekly Honors

Monday, September 23, 2013

MACON, Ga. - Lipscomb's Ellen Lundy and USC Upstate's Sarah Plantz notched their second career Atlantic Sun Women's Soccer Weekly Honor as announced by the conference on Monday.

Lundy continued her outstanding freshman season by adding two goals and an assist in the Bisons two games this week.

Lundy lead the league goals with nine and points with 20 on the season. Her 20 points marks an LU program record for points in a season.

Plantz led the Spartans to their second win in a row with a 2-1 win vs. Charleston Southern this weekend. Plantz secured eight saves in the match.

The Spartans three wins this season is the most by the squad in their Division I era.

Atlantic Sun Women's Soccer Player of the Week - Sept. 23rd
Quick Bio Accomplishments
Player
 Ellen Lundy
  Lipscomb

• Freshman
• Forward
• Rogers, Ark.
• Undeclared

    
• Second Career A-Sun Player of the Week award
• Picked up five points this week with two goals and an assist
• Netted two goals in LU's 4-0 win vs. rival Belmont
• Collected her second game-winning goal of the season vs. the Bruins
• Registered an assist against Western Kentucky
• The freshman leads the league in goals (9) and points (20) this season

Stats for the Week: Two Goals, One Assist, Five Points
Next Lipscomb Contest: at Kennesaw State; Friday, Sept. 27th   
Other Nominees: Maggie Gaughan, Kennesaw State; Shauna Kain, USC Upstate

Atlantic Sun Women's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week - Sept. 23rd
Quick Bio Accomplishments
Player
 Sarah Plantz
 USC Upstate

• Senior
• Goalkeeper
• Cartersville, Ga.
• Criminal Justice

  
• Second Career A-Sun Defensive Player of the Week award
• Posted second-straight victory with a 2-1 win vs. Charleston Southern
• Secured eight saves in the match with five in the second half
• Registered a .889 save percentage in goal this week
• Leads the active A-Sun goalkeepers with 258 career saves
• Led Upstate to its first two-game winning streak since 2004

Stats for the Week: Eight Saves, .889 Save Percentage
Next Upstate Contest: at ETSU; Sept. 28th           
Other Nominees: Brittney Reed, Kennesaw State; Anna Buhigas, Lipscomb

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)
Sept 16th Tabby Tindell (FGCU) Sarah Plantz (USC Upstate)
Sept. 23rd Ellen Lundy (Lipscomb) Sarah Plantz (USC Upstate)