SOCCER: Freshman goalkeeper McKinzie Olson was named as the MWC Defensive Player of the Week. Olson tallied her second and third shutouts of the season against No. 19 Miami (Fla.) and Michigan State. The goalkeeper handed both teams their first losses of the season and made five saves, while facing 25 shots.
Olson's consistency is goal has helped the Cougars to their first three game winning streak of the season. The two shutouts of the week were her second and third in 2008. Her 0.98 goals against average is good for fourth in the conference, as is her .773 save percentage. She has totaled 17 saves on the season.