Defender of the Week: Silvia Espelt, Clayton State
Espelt led the Laker defense to two more shutouts last week, bringing the team total to 10 on the year. She also provided a spark on offense, scoring the lone goal on a penalty kick in a 1-0 win at Alabama-Hutnsville in double overtime. Defensively, Espelt and the Lakers held the Chargers to two shots on goal. The Lakers then held the Lady Pacers to five shots on goal in a 2-0 win in Aiken. Clayton State is now fourth in the PBC with a team 0.85 GAA and have allowed only 15 goals in 17 games.
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