PROVIDENCE, R.I. – As the BIG EAST women’s soccer season hits the final week of play, West Virginia has two players earn weekly awards. Junior forward Blake Miller was tabbed BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Week, while freshman Frances Silva earns BIG EAST Rookie of the Week honors. USF sophomore Kelly Campbell garnered BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week accolades and Syracuse freshman Brittany Anghel was named BIG EAST Goalkeeper of the Week.
Miller earns BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Week honors after totaling seven points in a 2-0-0 week. The junior had three points, including a goal in a 4-3 overtime win against Villanova on Oct. 15. Miller had two goals in a 3-0 victory against Georgetown on Oct. 17. West Virginia is 16-2-1 all-time when Miller scores a goal.
Campbell earns BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week honors following a pair of shutouts in a 2-0-0 week. The sophomore led the defensive effort in a 1-0 win against Louisville on Oct. 15 as well as a 1-0 win against Cincinnati on Oct. 17. Campbell helped limit Cincinnati’s opponents to just six shots on goal over the two games.
Anghel earns BIG EAST Goalkeeper of the Week honors after totaling 14 saves in a 1-0-1 week. The freshman made eight saves in a 1-0 victory against Rutgers on Oct. 15. It was Syracuse’s first win against the Scarlet Knights since 2001. Anghel also had six saves in a 0-0 double-overtime draw against Seton Hall on Oct. 17. Anghel has six shutouts this season, along with 85 saves.
Silva tallied four points in a 2-0-0 week to earn BIG EAST Rookie of the Week honors. In a 4-3 overtime win against Villanova on Oct. 15, the freshman had an assist. In a 3-0 win against Georgetown on Oct. 17, Silva had a goal and an assist.