SOCCER (W): Torres Earns ASC Offensive Player of the Week for Hat Trick
RICHARDSON, Texas (10/2/12) – Putting up seven points in a 4-0 shutout win over the University of Ozarks, sophomore Natalie Torres has earned the American Southwest Conference Offensive Player of the Week award. Torres had a hit trick and assisted on the fourth goal against the University of the Ozarks.
Torres netted goals in the seventh, 18th, and 28th minutes propelling ETBU to a 3-0 halftime lead. She then assisted on the fourth goal in the 86th minute giving her seven points on the match. Her third goal in the 28th minute was the pinnacle of all three goals as she headed in the ball to the left corner net off of a corner kick.
She is now just one of four players in the ASC this year to score three goals in a match. She then had one shot vs. UT-Dallas in a 3-1 ASC win. Overall, she took five shots with four on goal.
ETBU is now 5-3-1 and 3-2-1 in the ASC. They will travel east this weekend as they face Louisiana College on Thursday and then Mississippi College on Saturday.