Meyers named Big West Women's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week
Sept. 24, 2012
IRVINE, Calif. - Sophomore goalkeeper Marrina Meyers has been named the Big West Women's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week the conference office announced Monday.
Meyers led Long Beach State to a 1-0 victory over San Diego last Friday, marking the 49ers' 12th consecutive home win dating back to last year. The Vista, Calif., native compiled six saves, just two shy of her career high, and picked up her third shutout.
Meyers had a spectacular play in the 63rd minute, making a diving stop that kept the game scoreless until LBSU struck at the 70:48 mark.
On the season, Meyers has 51 saves, three shutouts and a 1.16 goals against average.
Long Beach State (7-3-0) begins Big West Conference play on the road this weekend as it heads to UC Riverside on Friday, Sept. 28, and Cal State Fullerton on Sunday, Sept. 30.