ATLANTA (Oct. 3, 2016) – Sewanee field hockey student-athlete Katya Waters has been named the Southern Athletic Association (SAA) Field Hockey Defensive Player of the Week the league announced, Monday.
Waters was outstanding with an average of 13.50 saves per match. The Tigers split contests on the road at Rhodes and at Hendrix this past weekend.
Overall, Waters had a 1.50 goals against average while saving 90 percent of the shots the Warriors and Lynx attempted.
Additionally, her combined 27 saves were a season high. This fall, Waters ranks third in the league in fewest goals allowed and GAA.