Sept. 27, 2012
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Johanna Liney, a sophomore on the women’s soccer team was named UAB Student-Athlete of the Week for her performance both in the classroom and on the soccer field.
Liney, who is majoring in civil engineering and maintains a GPA of 3.21, scored her first of a team-high three goals in the 83rd minute of the match against Oklahoma State (Aug. 31) before she hit the back of the net on the road at Ole Miss on Sept. 7. Liney’s third goal came in the squad’s first victory of the season at Stetson (Sept. 14).
The sophomore’s 18 shots, eight on-goal tries, and seven points also mark team highs.
UAB women’s soccer remains at home this weekend, hosting Marshall and East Carolina at West Campus Field this Friday and Sunday.