Till Named MVC Defensive Player of the Week

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. – After laying down an impressive performance in goal for the Purple Aces, senior goalkeeper Michaela Till earns Missouri Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week honors for the University of Evansville women’s soccer program.

On Saturday against Loyola, Till made 11 clutch saves and faced 20 shot attempts from the Ramblers, including a penalty kick late in the first half, give the Aces the chance to secure the 1-0 win over Loyola. Till’s 11 saves is the most for any goalkeeper in the MVC this season.

The shutout was the 11th of Till’s career, which ranks fifth all-time in UE history. Till also ranks third in all-time saves (272), tied for fourth in games played (51) and sixth in goals-against-average (1.38) in UE program history.

Evansville takes on Indiana State in the regular season finale on Wednesday, April 7 at 6 p.m. at home at Arad McCutchan Stadium with post-season seeding on the line.

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