OVC Players of the Week- Oct. 29
Offensive Player of the Week
MacKenzie Litzsinger, F, 5-9, R-So., Fenton, Mo. - SIUE
Litzsinger scored three goals over SIUE’s two victories last week. She scored a pair versus Eastern Kentucky, including the game-winner. She also had a goal versus Morehead State. She finished the week with seven shots, five of them being on goal. Litzsinger now has 12 goals for the season.
Others Nominated: Niki Clements, Belmont; Haylee Renick, Eastern Illinois; Miyah Watford, Murray State; Jennifer Brein, Southeast Missouri
Defensive Player of the Week
Izzy Heckman, D, Jr., 5-7, Powder Springs, Ga. - Murray State
Heckman anchored a defense recorded back-to-back shutouts. She played 180 minutes and helped limit the opposition to six shots on-goal. She also recorded a shot on goal versus Eastern Illinois.
Others Nominated: Rachel Vernon, Belmont; Lindsey Carlson, Eastern Illinois; Natalie Jackson, Southeast Missouri; Myah Diekema, SIUE
Co-Goalkeeper of the Week
Jamie Skarupsky, GK, R-Fr., 6-0, Robbinsville, N.J. - Murray State
Skarupsky earned her first two shutouts of the season last week. She recorded four saves versus Belmont and made two more stops against Eastern Illinois.
Jensen Schoch, GK, 5-7, Jr., Wildwood, Mo. - SIUE
Schoch did not give up a goal in SIUE’s two shutout victories last week. She made eight saves over the two matches.
Others Nominated: Mary Parker Powell, Austin Peay; Lily Herman, Belmont; Erica Myers, UT Martin