SEC OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Hannah Wilkinson, Tennessee
F • 5-11 • So. • Whangarei, New Zealand
Wilkinson put home the game-winners in both of Tennessee’s wins over the weekend. Her score at the 10 minute mark of UT’s win at Texas A&M stood the test as the Lady Vols upset the Aggies 1-0. Wilkinson then fired home the game-winner in a 2-1 victory at Ole Miss. Her seven goals lead Tennessee on the season.
SEC DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Julie Eckel, Tennessee
GK • 5-6 • So. • Cordova, Tenn.
Eckel made 15 saves on the weekend as the Lady Vols went on the road to pick up wins at Texas A&M and at Ole Miss. She recorded a career-high 11 saves in Tennessee’s 1-0 win at Texas A&M on Friday. Texas A&M’s 23 shots fired were the most by any Tennessee opponent this season. The shutout was Eckel’s eighth complete shutout of the season.
SEC FRESHMAN OF THE WEEK
Ashleigh Ellenwood, Arkansas
M • 5-9 • Michigan City, Ill.
Ellenwood helped lead Arkansas to wins at No. 16 Missouri (2-1) and at Mississippi State (2-1), securing an SEC Tournament spot for the first time since 2000. She scored both goals in the win at Missouri, which was just the second win in program history over a ranked team and the first on the road. She’s helped the Razorbacks win three straight SEC games for just the second time and for the first time since 1999.