Mitchell, Bayly and Mayville Named Women's Soccer Weekly Award Winners
Player of the Week
Morgan Mitchell, Armstrong Atlantic State
Jr. • MF • Lilburn, Ga.
Mitchell scored three goals as the No. 18-ranked Pirates went 2-0-1 last week. She became just the third player this season to score a goal against No. 11 Rollins in Armstrong's 1-1 draw with the Tars on Friday. She then notched two goals in the first 12 minutes of Armstrong's PBC title-share clinching 7-1 victory over Georgia Southwestern on Saturday. Seven of her eight shots on the week were on goal and Mitchell now ranks tied for sixth in the PBC in goals and leads in game-winning goals with 5.
Defender of the Week
Kansas Bayly, Columbus State
Soph. • D • Lilburn, Ga.
Bayly takes her third straight weekly award after scoring twice and leading the Cougar defense to another shutout in a 2-0 week. She scored both goals in CSU's 2-1 overtime win against Clayton State and led a defense that held the Lakers to just two shots in the second half and none in overtime. The goals were the first Clayton State had allowed in 570 minutes. Bayly then led the defense to a shutout of USC Aiken, holding the Pacers to two shots. CSU is now second in the PBC with a 0.68 team GAA.
Goalkeeper of the Week
Meghan Mayville, Armstrong Atlantic State
Jr. • GK • Savannah, Ga.
Mayville notched her fifth shutout of the season in the No. 18-ranked Pirates' 1-0 win at Georgia College on Wednesday, notching a career-high seven saves in the process. Did not give up a goal in one half of action against Georgia Southwestern, stretching her conference scoreless streak to an impressive 568:14 minutes - the last goal she has given up in league play was on Sept. 24. Stopped four shots against No. 11 Rollins in a 1-1 draw against the Tars.
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