#ASunWSoc Makes Mark in NCAA Statistical Ranks

Thursday, December 12, 2013

MACON, Ga. - With the conclusion of the 2013 NCAA Women's Soccer College Cup, several Atlantic Sun Women's Soccer student-athletes earned high ranks in the NCAA statistics.

The A-Sun Player of the Year, ETSU's Sarah Zadrazil landed in the top-40 in three statistical categories including a sixth-place rank in assists per game (.69). Zadarazil also tied for first nationally for the most assists in a single game this season with four assists in games vs. Alabama A&M and USC Upstate.

The A-Sun found several freshmen stars this season with FGCU's Tabby Tindell and Lipscomb's Ellen Lundy and Anna Buhigas cracking the top-40 nationally. A-Sun Freshman of the Year, Tindell ranked high in four categories including No. 21 in goals per game (.750). Lundy and Tindell battled back and forth all season as the top goal scorers in the league. Tindell finished the season with 15 goals to lead the conference and tie for 23rd in the country in total goals, while Lundy finished with 14 goals and rank tied for 37th in the nation. All-Freshmen team member Buhigas collected 103 saves for the Lady Bisons which is tied for 40th in the NCAA ranks.

Three more A-Sun goalkeepers made their marks in the NCAA ranks as USC Upstate's Sarah Plantz, North Florida's Megan Dorsey and A-Sun Goalkeeper of the Year Brittany Brown from FGCU made the top-40 in nation.

Dorsey highlighted her season between the posts with a 20 save performance vs. ETSU, which ranked No. 3 in the country for most saves in a single game.

Plantz averaged 6.88 saves per game which was good for 18th in the nation, while Brown averaged a .730 goals against average for 34th nationally.

As a team, FGCU ranked in the top-40 in five categories including a top-20 rank in assists per game (2.20) and points per game (6.50). USC Upstate finished 18th nationally in saves per game with 7.06 saves.

A-Sun Women's Soccer Teams in NCAA Top-40 Final Statistics
Team Statistical Category
Ranking; Total
FGCU Assists Per Game
Points Per Game
Goal Scoring Offense
Win-Lost-Tied Percentage
Goals Against Average
15th; 2.20
20th; 6.50
T-28th; 2.17
T-28th; .750
37th; .766
USC Upstate Saves Per Game 18th; 7.06

A-Sun Women's Soccer Players in NCAA Top-40 Final Statistics
Student-Athlete (Team) Statistical Category
Ranking; Total
Tabby Tindell (FGCU) Goals Per Game
Points Per Game
Total Goals
Total Points
21st; .750
33rd; 1.63
T-23rd; 15
T-38th; 34
Sarah Zadrazil (ETSU) Assists Per Game
Total Assists
Points Per Game
6th; 0.69
20th; 11
35th; 1.69
Sarah Plantz (USC Upstate) Saves Per Game
Total Saves
18th; 6.88
T-23rd; 110
Megan Dorsey (North Florida) Save Per Game
Save Percentage
20th; 6.71
27th; 0.847
Ellen Lundy (Lipscomb) Goals Per Game
Total Goals
23rd; .737
T-37th; 14
Brittany Brown (FGCU) Goals Against Average 34th; 0.730
Anna Buhigas (Lipscomb) Total Saves T-40th; 103

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