In the second week of women's soccer for the Valley the teams posted a combined 7-5-1 overall record. UNI still remains unbeaten this season, while Evansville, Illinois State and Indiana State all registered their first wins of the season.
Sydney Lovelace of Indiana State has been selected as the Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete of the Week, Commissioner Doug Elgin announced today. Lovelace was honored for her performance during the period of August 17-23.
Valley women's soccer kicked off the regular season this past weekend, tallying a cumulative 4-8-2 record. Loyola and UNI remained unbeaten, both tallying 1-0-1 records, while Drake and Missouri State each won one contest.
Evansville has been picked by league coaches to win the Missouri Valley Conference women's soccer title in 2015. UE looks to unseat two-time defending regular-season champ Illinois State, which hasn't lost a league match since 2012.