first_img Share Senior Noha Saleh was named GSC Defender of the Week after leading UWF to a pair of shutouts over the weekend (Photo by Bill Stockland) BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – After two Gulf South Conference wins on the road last week, the No. 20 West Florida women’s soccer team swept the Gulf South Conference weekly awards announced on Tuesday.  Sophomore forward Jodi-Ann Robinson (Richmond, British Columbia/Palmer Secondary School) earned GSC Player of the Week honors, while senior defender Noha Saleh (Wellington, Fla./Nova Southeastern) became UWF’s first GSC Defender of the Week this season.Robinson totaled four goals and two assists in two games last week for West Florida (7-2, 2-0 GSC).  In Friday’s GSC opener at Ouachita Baptist, Robinson assisted on the first and third goals of the game and scored the fourth in a 4-0 shutout.  On Sunday at Harding, the sophomore accounted for all the offense in the game and scored her second hat trick of the season.  Robinson now ranks first on the team with 12 goals and 27 points.  The Canadian now ranks fourth in the nation in points per game (3.0) and third in goals per game (1.3).Saleh led the UWF defense to a pair of shutouts on the road in the team’s first two GSC games.  On Friday at Ouachita Baptist, Saleh marked OBU’s leading scorer Beth Wendl and limited her to just two shots, none on goal.  OBU attempted just nine shots total.  Against Harding on Sunday, Saleh marked HU’s top attacker Adriana Lucar and did not give up a shot.  Harding attempted just six shots as a team.  The senior also added an assist on UWF’s third goal in the 3-0 win at Harding.UWF will face a pair of tough opponents at home this week, as they first take on Mobile on Tuesday at 7 p.m. before a Saturday meeting with GSC rival Christian Brothers at Brosnaham Park in Pensacola at 12:30 p.m.  Mobile was ranked No. 21 in the most recent NAIA national poll, and the Rams enter this week with a record of 5-3-1.  Christian Brothers is 7-2 overall and 1-0 in GSC play this year.For information on all UWF Athletics, visit GSC RELEASEPrint Friendly Versioncenter_img Robinson, Saleh Sweep GSC Weekly Awards for No. 20 UWFlast_img

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