Vernon Named SLC Defensive Player of the Week

SFA senior Breanne Vernon was named the Southland Conference Defensive Player of the Week on Tuesday.

Aug. 21, 2012

FRISCO, Texas - Stephen F. Austin senior Breanne Vernon was selected the Southland Conference Defensive Player of the Week the league office announced on Tuesday.

Vernon played an integral role in helping the Ladyjacks hold both Houston and Jackson State scoreless in SFA’s opening weekend wins. The senior from Calgary, Alberta (Ernest Manning H.S.), helped the SFA backline hold the Cougars to just three shots goal. Vernon also scored a goal against Jackson State on just one attempt.

This marks the fourth time Vernon was the recipient of the Defensive POW, also claiming the award three times in 2011.

SFA senior Kylie Louw was an honorable mention amongst the league's forwards following a six-point performance against Jackson State on Sunday.



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