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SEC Soccer Players of the Week

From the Southeastern Conference

OFFENSIVEPLAYEROFTHEWEEK

Erika Tymrak, Florida

MF/F • 5-5 • Sr. • Bradenton, Fla.

Tymrak played a part in two of Florida's three goals in Sunday's 3-2 overtime win versus No. 2 Duke at the Nike Carolina Classic in Chapel Hill, N.C. With the score 2-1 Duke, she sent in a cross that deflected off the back of a Duke defender to score as an own goal. In the 93rd minute, Tymrak  scored the overtime winner in lower left corner. Her goal gave the Gators their first win versus the NSCAA No. 2 team since the 1998 NCAA College Cup semifinal round.

 

DEFENSIVEPLAYEROFTHEWEEK

Kelly McCormick, Ole Miss

GK • 5-7 • So. • Laguna Nigel, Calif.

McCormick posted a pair of shutouts on the week, helping the Rebels post a 5-0 win on the road at Troy and a 1-0 win over UL-Lafayette. McCormick directed a defensive effort that allowed only four shots on goal and only 13 shots total for the week

 

FRESHMANPLAYEROFTHEWEEK

Coryn Bajema, South Carolina

F • 5-10 • Lynden, Wash.

Bajema notched three goals in two games over the Gamecocks's home opening weekend. She scored the second in a 2-0 win over Mercer before bouncing back three days later to score twice – including the game-winning goal – in a 3-0 win against Jacksonville for a  six-point week.

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