Lizzy Simonin Listed on Soccer America's National Team of the Week
Oct. 26, 2011
MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Senior defender Lizzy Simonin garnered an additional weekly honor as she was name to the Soccer America National Team of the Week. It is the second time this season Simonin has appeared on the Soccer America National Team of the Week.
Simonin continued to anchor a stout Memphis defense as the squad posted an 11th and 12th shutout of the season. Simonin and the defense held the Golden Eagles to just one shot in Friday’s match and did not surrender a shot on goal. On Sunday, Memphis shutout UCF and held the Knights to just three shots on goal. With the two clean sheets this weekend, Memphis tied the single-season school record with a 12th shutout.
No. 4/8 Memphis closes the regular season schedule at UAB on Thursday at 7 p.m. Postseason play begins on Nov. 2 with the C-USA Tournament hosted at Mike Rose Soccer Complex.
Soccer America Team of the Week