ATLANTA, Ga. - The Great South Athletic Conference announced the fall sports Players of the Week for events competed October 19 – 25 and, after voting by the league sports information directors, Salem's Heather Huffman captured the soccer award.
GSAC Women's Soccer Player of the Week – Heather Huffman of Salem
Heather Huffman (pictured at right), a senior defender, helped lead Salem to their fourth-straight Great South Regular Season Championship. She was a vital part in a 5-1 home win against Agnes Scott to clinch the title. Playing in her senior game, Huffman once again helped lead the Salem defense as the team improved to 11-2.
The GSAC sports information directors nominate Player of the Week candidates and then vote on the top two nominees in each sport as selected by the conference office. Player of the Week voting occurs on Tuesdays and the weekly announcement of the winners is released each Wednesday morning.