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2015 Women’s Soccer Players of the Week – No. 10

November 10, 2015
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By Scott Barker, Communications and Sports Information Intern

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Camilla Andersen of Northwestern Ohio has been named the NAIA National Women's Soccer Offensive Player of the Week and Gianna Annichiarico of St. Andrews (N.C.) has been named the NAIA National Women's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week, the National office announced Tuesday. The duo were chosen for their performances during the week of Nov. 2 – 8 and were selected from a pool of conference and Association of Independent Institutions award winners.

National Offensive Player of the Week
Camilla Anderson, Northwestern Ohio
Fr., F, Horsens, Denmark

• Scored two goals against Cornerstone (Mich.) who ranks No. 35 in the NAIA in total shutouts (8).
• Recorded two goals in a 6-0 win against Indiana Tech on Nov. 4.
• She is the first Racer to reach double figures in goals this season (10).
• This is her first career player of the week award.

National Defensive Player of the Week
Gianna Annichiarico, St. Andrews (N.C.)
Fr., GK, Plantation, Fla.

• Logged 15 saves in two games on the week en route to a 1-0-1 week. 
• Her 11 saves on Nov. 7 against Point (Ga.) were a season high.
• Annichiarico owns a 4-1-1 record in goal this season. All were wins have been shutouts.
• This is her first career player of the week award.

For the complete list of all statistical leaders, click here.

For the complete player of the week calendar, click here.

Offensive Nominees: Laurie Frew, Columbia (Mo.) ; Madie Easterwood, Reinhardt (Ga.) ; Andrea Faerber, Marymount (Calif.) ; Samantha Yasatan, Trinity International (Ill.) ; Bethany Balcer, Spring Arbor (Mich.) ; Haley Bruce, Vanguard (Calif.) ; Maria Deeter, Concordia (Neb.) ; Nicki Noreen, Central Methodist (Mo.) ; Yvonne Ploeg, Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) ; Molly Machometa, Viterbo (Wis.) ; Sara Lachance, John Brown (Ark.) ; Jamie Holifield, William Carey (Miss.)

Defensive Nominees: Luisa Santillan, Lindenwood-Belleville (Ill.) ; Emilie Tarin, Embry-Riddle (Ariz.) ; Sarah Vrosh, Olivet Nazarene (Ill.) ; Melissa Sturgill, Marian (Ind.) ; Kaylin Swart, Menlo (Calif.) ; Anna Stewart, Hastings (Neb.) ; Amy Clason-Messina, Central Methodist (Mo.) ; Breanna Bodiford, Kansas Wesleyan ; Amanda Howard, Campbellsville (Ky.) ; Alicia Seachord, Viterbo (Wis.) ; Brandi Hutchison, Science & Arts (Okla.) ; Brooke Best, Middle Georgia State ; Esme Lancaster, Northwestern Ohio

2015-16 Women's Soccer Composite Award Winners (Defensive, Offensive)

Week 1 (September 09): Blaire Schmalenberg, Madonna (Mich.) , Betsy Hetrick, Olivet Nazarene (Ill.)
Week 2 (September 16): Brittany Lang, William Carey (Miss.) , Jamie Holifield, William Carey (Miss.)
Week 3 (September 23): Tori Ditter, Hannibal-LaGrange (Mo.) , Samantha Silva, Middle Georgia State
Week 4 (September 30): Samantha Wooster, Houston-Victoria (Texas) , Yvonne Ploeg, Lindsey Wilson (Ky.)
Week 5 (October 07): Jovana Canales, Bethany (Kan.) , Jamie Holifield, William Carey (Miss.)
Week 6 (October 14): Niccole McGuire, Morningside (Iowa) , Laerke Michaelsen, SCAD Savannah (Ga.)
Week 7 (October 21): Anesa Curic, MidAmerica Nazarene (Kan.) , Julia Schojan, Fisher (Mass.)
Week 8 (October 28): Lauren Engelkes, Taylor (Ind.) , Mariana Sanches, St. Thomas (Texas)
Week 9 (November 04): Bailey Stengler, Wayland Baptist (Texas) , Samantha Silva, Middle Georgia State
Week 10 (November 11): Gianna Annichiarico, St. Andrews (N.C.) , Camilla Andersen, Northwestern Ohio

Championship Information

NAIA Women's Soccer Championship
Sports Rules - Soccer (W)