Women's Soccer - John Brown University
John Brown (Ark) Goalkeeper Caitlyn Logan

2019 NAIA Women’s Soccer Players of the Week (October 8)

Kansas City, Mo. – Kristen Howell of John Brown (Ark.) has been named the NAIA National Women's Soccer Offensive Player of the Week and Caitlyn Logan of John Brown has been named the NAIA National Women's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week, the national office announced Tuesday. The two student-athletes were nominated for their performances during the week of Sept. 30 – Oct. 6 and were selected out of a pool of conference and Association of Independent Institutions award winners.


Defensive Player of the Week

Caitlyn Logan, John Brown (Ark.)

Jr., GK, Charlotte, N.C.

  • Recorded two shutouts on the week, one against No. 8 Science & Arts (Okla.)
  • Weekly Stats:
    • 11 saves, 10 against USAO (season high)
    • Led Golden Eagles to upset win over No. 11 USAO
    • Has seven clean sheets on the year


Offensive Player of the Week

Kristen Howell, John Brown (Ark.)

Sr., F, Little Rock, Ark.

  • Recorded the game-winner in 1-0 win over No. 11 Science & Arts (Okla.)
    • Game winner came in the 81st minute of play
  • Weekly Stats:
    • Two goals
    • Two assists

Offensive Nominees: 
Kelsey Mirts, Columbia (Mo.) ; Sydney League, Truett-McConnell (Ga.) ; Kristen Osuna, Antelope Valley (Calif.) ; Rylee Rassier, Northwest (Wash.) ; Amanda Durbin, Olivet Nazarene (Ill.) ; Jj Aalbue, Grace (Ind.) ; Bri Johnson, Westmont (Calif.) ; Courtney Doeschot, Hastings (Neb.) ; Anika Kallash, Central Methodist (Mo.) ; Ariella Amaguana, Washington Adventist (Md.) ; Rayssa Neres Souza, Oklahoma Wesleyan ; Lakin Walls, Campbellsville (Ky.) ; Dawson Brinkley, Our Lady of the Lake (Texas) ; Brooke Lezotte, Ohio Christian ; Hannah Theriault, Middle Georgia State ; Matilda Ovenberger, Keiser (Fla.) ; Kate Agyemang, University of Northwestern Ohio

Defensive Nominees: 
Kate Marshall, Columbia (Mo.) ; Martha Mormeneo, Point (Ga.) ; Ally Leara, Embry-Riddle (Ariz.) ; Kat Sanchez, Northwest (Wash.) ; Kaleigh Vanelst, Trinity Christian (Ill.) ; Anna Chrysler, Mount Vernon Nazarene (Ohio) ; Devin Spolsdoff, Vanguard (Calif.) ; Liz Foster, Northwestern (Iowa) ; Kailee Barnhard, MidAmerica Nazarene (Kan.) ; Christie Silber, McPherson (Kan.) ; Eveljn Frigotto, Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) ; Erika Zapata, Our Lady of the Lake (Texas) ; Rebekah Mckee, Midway (Ky.) ; Shanay Ricketts, Bethel (Tenn.) ; Maja Henriksson, Keiser (Fla.) ; Kerstyn Williams, Lourdes (Ohio)


2019-20 Women's Soccer Composite Award Winners (Defensive, Offensive)

Week 1 (September 11): Jessie Selby, Southern Oregon, Anya Castelli, Stephens (Mo.)

Week 2 (September 18): Taylor Rogers, Baker (Kan.), Emma Rice, Science & Arts (Okla.)

Week 3 (September 25): Gabi Haw, Westmont (Calif.), Rayssa Neres Souza, Oklahoma Wesleyan

Week 4 (October 02): Ruby Campa, Briar Cliff (Iowa), Araceli Soto, Soka (Calif.)

Week 5 (October 09): Caitlyn Logan, John Brown (Ark.), Kristen Howell, John Brown (Ark.)

Championship Information

NAIA Women's Soccer Championship

Nov. 22-23, 2019 Opening Round – 
Campus Sites

Dec. 2 - Dec. 7, 2019
Orange Beach Sportsplex
Orange Beach, Ala.