Exstrom Earns GPAC Honor
(GPAC Release) - The Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) and Hauff Mid-America Sports are proud to announce the following women's soccer players-of-the-week for September 20 -September 27, 2010. Hauff Mid-America Sports is the presenting sponsor of the 2010-2011 GPAC Players-of-the-Week and Players and Coaches-of-the-Year awards program.
Hauff Mid-America Sports/GPAC Women's Soccer Players-of-the-Week
Women's Offense - Samantha Exstrom, Doane - Forward
Doane forward Samantha Exstrom is the GPAC/Hauff Mid-America Sports Women's Soccer Offensive Player-of-the-Week. Exstrom, a senior from Lincoln, Nebraska, scored four goals on the week as the Tigers went 1-1. Her four goals came in a conference win over Mount Marty. Doane is now 4-3-1 on the season.
Women's Defense - Kelsey Van Peursem, Sioux Falls - Keeper
Sioux Falls keeper Kelsey Van Peursem is the GPAC/Hauff Mid-America Sports Women's Soccer Defensive Player-of-the-Week. Van Peursem, a junior from Sioux Falls, South Dakota, allowed one goal on the week as the Cougars went 2-0 in league play. For the week she totaled nine saves. She has three shutouts on the season and eleven for her career at Sioux Falls. The Cougars are 5-2-1 on the season.