MILWAUKEE - Freshman Sara Travia (Glendale, Wis. / Nicolet) of the MSOE women's soccer team has been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Player of the Week for Oct. 7, the conference office announced late Monday evening.
Travia picked up the award after leading the Raiders to a 2-0 record this week. On Wednesday, she assisted on the game-winning goal in the second overtime of a 2-1 upset victory over No. 16 Augustana. Then, Saturday, she scored two goals and assisted on another in a 6-1 rout of Wisconsin Lutheran.
Travia leads the team with seven goals this season and 17 points. She is ninth in the conference in both categories and is tops among NACC freshmen in points.
The Raiders are back in action Tuesday, travelling to the south side to take on Alverno at 4 p.m.