Redshirt senior goalkeeper Sarah Sierra (Madera) was named the Atlantic Sun Defensive Player of the Week on Monday for the Jacksonville University Dolphins women’s soccer team.
She allowed one goal in two matches over the weekend, earning a shutout victory over Georgia State and kept Georgia off the scoreboard for almost 100 minutes.
On Sept. 6, the Georgia Bulldogs sent 26 shots, nine on goal. Sierra made eight saves and allowed one goal in the overtime loss.
Against Georgia State, Sierra had five saves in a shutout victory over Georgia State on Sunday. After missing last season to a knee injury, the shutout was Sierra’s first since Oct. 14, 2011...