Women's Soccer - Tue, Sep. 27, 2005
Joliet, Ill. - Saint Xavier University senior midfielder Jen Belmonte (Darien, Ill./Hinsdale South) was named both the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC) and NAIA Region VII Women's Soccer Player of the Week Tuesday when the honors were released by the league office in Joliet, Ill. Belmonte helped the Cougars capture a perfect 3-0 record last week with wins against University of St. Francis (Ill.), Spring Arbor University (Mich.) and University of Saint Francis (Ind.).
Belmonte recorded four goals and an assist during SXU's three-game stretch last week. In last Tuesday's 8-0 win over St. Francis (Ill.), Belmonte tallied a goal and an assist. She had an impressive two-goal performance on the road in Saint Xavier's 3-0 win over Spring Arbor on Thursday. On Sunday, Belmonte rounded out her stellar week by scoring a goal in the Cougars' 4-1 home win over Saint Francis (Ind.).
SXU (7-2-1 overall/2-1 CCAC) gets back to its CCAC slate on Wednesday, September 28, taking on Judson College (Ill.) on the road in Elgin, Ill. Game time is set for 3:30 p.m.