BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The Southwestern has selected Aaliyah Lewis and Itia Pienimaki as its SWAC Soccer Players of the Week for September 23.
Lewis was named SWAC Offensive Player of the Week for the second time this year. She was also named the Madness SWAC Player of the Week for the third time this season. Pienimaki becomes the second player to earn defensive honors for ASU.
Lewis posted the first goal of the weekend for ASU earning her third score of the season. She logged the only goal for the Lady Hornets during the 2-1 loss to Jacksonville State in overtime play. Lewis followed with a hat trick on Sunday leading ASU to a 7-1 triumph over USC-Beaufort with three goals. She spearheaded the offense with a three goals from five shots-on-goal. Lewis currently holds the top spot on the team in points (15), goals (6), and shots-on-goal (31).
Pienimaki has started in all 10