Madison Herrera named conference defensive player of the week

Madison Herrera (JR/Helotes, Texas) of Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) earned recognition as the Red River Athletic Conference (RRAC) Women’s Soccer Defensive Player of the Week for Aug. 30-Sept. 5. This is the second set of conference awards for the 2021 women’s soccer season.

Herrera guided the Saints’ defense as OLLU won a pair of matches against NCAA Division III programs. The junior defender from Helotes, Texas, helped limit opponents to only two shots on goal as the Saints triumphed over Schreiner University, 5-1, and Concordia University-Texas, 4-0. OLLU jumped to 2-1 overall.