Posted Aug 29, 2005 16:59:22
Haisler Named WAC Defensive Soccer Player Of The Week
Louisiana Tech goalkeeper Chrissy Haisler has been named the Western Athletic Conference Defensive Soccer Player of the Week the league office announced Monday.
Haisler, a true freshman from Waco, Texas, helped Tech to a 2-0 win over Mississippi Valley State on Sunday, marking the first ever victory for the Lady Techsters soccer program.
The product of Waco's Midway High School made two saves against Mississippi Valley as the Devilettes were held to three shots in the contest.
"Chrissy did a great job and is very deserving of the honor," Tech coach Jen Soileau said. "Our entire defense did a great job in shutting down Mississippi Valley.
Haisler went 1-1 on the week with a season opening loss at Northwestern State and totaled five saves in the two games for a .625 percentage.