Carlow University goalkeeper Lexie Mirenda
posted a shutout in big conference win to earn River States Conference Women's
Soccer Defensive Player of the Week for Oct. 17-23.
Mirenda, a 5’6” junior from Altoona, Pa., made
seven saves in a 3-0 win over WVU Tech to improve the Celtics to 4-3 RSC
and put them in fourth place with one conference game to go.
Mirenda faced seven shots in the game, which
was her second shutout of the season. She extended her conference lead to 94
total saves and a conference-best 8.55 saves per game. She is 19th in the NAIA
in saves per game and 34th in total saves.
Carlow (5-7-2, 4-3 RSC) finishes the conference
schedule at home against Point Park on Saturday, Oct. 29.