Duo of Dolphins Take Home #ASunWSoc Weekly Honors

Monday, October 14, 2013

MACON, Ga. - Jacksonville's pair of Kaitlyn Bassett and Julia Burton collected Atlantic Sun Women's Soccer Weekly Honors as announced by the conference on Monday.

The Dolphins went 2-0 in this week's action to hold the third-place spot in the A-Sun standings.

Bassett scored three goals this week with two game-winning goals as the Dolphins defeated Northern Kentucky and Lipscomb.

Burton led the charge as JU went down 2-0 to the Norse as she scored two goals in two minutes to tie the game.

The pair combined for all five of the Dolphins goals this week.

Atlantic Sun Women's Soccer Player of the Week - Oct. 14th
Quick Bio Accomplishments
Player
  Kaitlyn Bassett
  Jacksonville

• Junior
• Littleton, Colo.
• Marketing

    
• Second Career A-Sun Player of the Week award
• Scored her fifth and sixth game-winner of the season
• Tallied three of the Dolphins five goals this weekend
• Ended 75 minutes of scoreless action vs. Lipscomb on Friday
• Led the Dolphins to a come from behind 2-0 win against NKU
• Lifted JU to third in the standings with victories vs. LU and NKU
• Boasts 11 goals this season for the Dolphins; No. 2 in the A-Sun

Stats for the Week: Three Goals, Two Game-Winning, Six Points
Next JU Contest: at USC Upstate; Friday, Oct. 18th                         
Other Nominees: Tabby Tindell, FGCU; Ellen Lundy, Lipscomb; Alyssa Welsh, Stetson

Atlantic Sun Women's Soccer Defensive Players of the Week - Oct. 14th
Quick Bio Accomplishments
Player
 Julia Burton
 Jacksonville

• Junior
• Halifax, Nova Scotia
• Education

  
• First Career A-Sun Defensive Player of the Week award
• Helped the Dolphins to post a shutout against Lipscomb
• Held the A-Sun leading scorer, Ellen Lundy to go without a shot
• Led the charge in the Dolphins 3-2 comeback victory vs. the Norse
• Tallied two goals in a two minute span to tie the game at 2-2
• JU secured six points to sit in third-place in A-Sun standings

Stats for the Week:Two Goals, Four Points, One Penalty Kick
Next JU Contest: at USC Upstate; Friday, Oct. 18th                    
Other Nominees: Emma Blackweel, FGCU; Megan Dorsey, North Florida; Victoria Troccoli, Stetson

2013 Atlantic Sun Women's Soccer Weekly Awards
Date Player of the Week (School)
Defensive Player of the Week (School)
Aug. 26 Kaitlyn Bassett (Jacksonville) Tanner Ruberg (Northern Kentucky)
Sept 3rd Lauren Gassie (Mercer) Anna Buhigas (Lipscomb)
Sept. 9th Ellen Lundy (Lipscomb) Sarah Sierra (Jacksonville)
Sept. 16th Tabby Tindell (FGCU) Sarah Plantz (USC Upstate)
Sept. 23rd Ellen Lundy (Lipscomb) Sarah Plantz (USC Upstate)
Sept. 30th Paulina Speckmaier (FGCU) Strickland (Kennesaw State) / Berger (FGCU)
Oct. 7th Sarah Zadrazil (ETSU) Danielle Hurme (Stetson)
Oct. 14th Kaitlyn Bassett (Jacksonville) Julia Burton (Jacksonville)