KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Ashley Correa of Westmont (Calif.) has been named the NAIA National Women's Soccer Offensive Player of the Week, the national office announced Tuesday. Correa was selected based on her performances from Oct. 15 - 21 and was chosen out of a pool of conference/independent/unaffiliated groupings.
Correa, a native of Lynnwood, Wash., keyed a Westmont offense that scored 10 goals in two matches last week. The senior forward notched her first career hat trick in the Warriors 4-0 victory against then-No. 21 The Master's (Calif.) on Oct. 17. Correa continued her offensive onslaught with a two goals and an assist three days later against San Diego Christian (Calif.). For the week, Correa compiled 11 points (five goals and one assist) and 13 shots, including seven shots on goal.
Correa's 12 goals and 32 points this season currently leads the team and the Golden State Athletic Conference.
By Alan Grosbach, Manager of Communications and Sports Information