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Andersson Wins 5th SSAC Defensive Player of the Week

Andersson Wins 5th SSAC Defensive Player of the Week

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Ronja Andersson of Middle Georgia State was named SSAC Women’s Soccer Defensive Player of the Week, the conference office announced Monday.

The award is based on performance for the week of Oct. 29 – Nov. 4.

 

Ronja Andersson (Middle Georgia State – SR – GK – Norway)

·        This is her fifth honor of the season

·        In a 0-0 scoreless tie v. Bethel in the SSAC quarterfinals, Andersson made six saves and then stopped two of four PK’s in the shootout

·        She has 111 saves and seven shutouts on the season

Previous Winners (Offensive, Defensive)

Week 1: Millene Cabral (Martin Methodist); Lira Mathes (Martin Methodist)
Week 2: Millene Cabral (Martin Methodist); Ronja Andersson (Middle Georgia State)
Week 3: Cheyne Bush (Mobile); Caitlin Dumond (Martin Methodist)
Week 4: Miku Sunaga (Martin Methodist); Ronja Andersson (Middle Georgia State)
Week 5: Jamie Holifield (William Carey); Caitlin Dumond (Martin Methodist)
Week 6: Millene Cabral (Martin Methodist); Caitlin Dumond (Martin Methodist)
Week 7: Shantel Thompson (William Carey); Caitlin Dumond (Martin Methodist)
Week 8: Anna Paula Santos (William Carey); Caitlin Dumond (Martin Methodist)
Week 9: Miagh Downey (Middle Georgia State); Ronja Andersson (Middle Georgia State)
Week 10: Millene Cabral (Martin Methodist); Ronja Andersson (Middle Georgia State)