2018 Women's Soccer Players of the Week

SLIAC Women's Soccer Offensive Player of the Week - Sept. 17
Molly Kovarik, Fontbonne University

Kovarik, a sophomore from Festus, Mo., continued her hot start to the season with two more goals last week. Kovarik, who leads the conference with seven goals, netted both of her team's goals in a 2-0 win over Cornell College. She tallied the goals on just six shots as the Griffins secured their second win of the season.


SLIAC Women's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week - Sept. 17
Kayla Strehle, Spalding University

Strehle, a freshman from Orlando, Fla., stood out last week against Anderson despite taking the loss. She stopped nine of ten shots as the Golden Eagles fell in overtime. She finished the week with a .900 save percentage and currently leads the conference in goals-against average and save percentage.

SLIAC Women's Soccer Offensive Player of the Week - Sept. 10
Payton Williams, Webster University

Williams, a junior midfielder from St. Louis, Mo., helped the Gorloks to three wins last week notching three goals. Williams netted the game-winning goal against Dominican. She followed with two more goals in a 4-1 win over Millikin. On the season she leads the team with three goals and is tied for the lead with six points.

SLIAC Women's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week - Sept. 10
Marjory Coates, Greenville University

Coates, a junior from Decatur, Ill., recorded three wins including two shutouts in net for the Panthers. Coates picked up a stellar 15 save shutout win over Concordia-Chicago to highlight her week. She followed with six saves against Belhaven and two more in a shutout win over Millsaps. On the week Coates had a .958 save percentage, allowing one goal in 270 minutes of action.

Nicole Bascio, Webster University

Bascio, a senior from Wentzville, Mo., started her season with a bang, scoring a career-high two goals in the Gorloks 3-0 win over Concordia-Chicago. Bascio needed just three shots to do her damage which included the game-winner. She followed that with an assist in her team's 3-1 win over Dominican (Ill.). On the week Bascio finished with five total points with two goals and one assist.

Lily Brauer, Webster University

Lily Brauer picks up the SLIAC Women's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week award after helping the Gorloks start the year 2-0. With Brauer along the back line the Gorloks allowed just one goal in the season's first two games, picking up a shutout against Concordia-Chicago.