November 6, 2012
SOCCER NEWS NET SALUTE
Florida's Erika Tymrak is Women's Player of the Week
Florida forward Erika Tymrak has been named the Soccer News Net Women's College Player of the Week for the week ending November 4.
Tymrak was named the SEC Tournament MVP after leading the Gators to the conference championship.
In Sunday's 3-0 Championship win over Auburn, Tymrak set up the Gators’ go-ahead goal in the 31st minute, then set up the third goal in the 70th minute.
In Friday’s a 3-0 win over Missouri, Tymrak was involved in the Gators’ first two goals, scored within a 40-second span. Tymrak found sophomore Havana Solaun in the 19th minute. Then Tymrak struck a 25-yard shot to the far post upper corner for her seventh goal of the season.
Tymrak also scored on an 89th-minute free kick to give the No. 10 Gators the margin they needed to defeat Mississippi 2-1 on Wednesday and advance to the semifinals Florida.
Soccer News Net Women’s College Player of the Week
Week ending August 27: Anne Stuller, Colorado Buffaloes
Week ending September 2: Erin Yenney, Louisville Cardinals
Week ending September 9: Danielle Schulmann, UConn Huskies
Week ending September 16: Zakiya Bywaters, UCLA Bruins
Week ending September 23: Frances Silva, West Virginia Mountaineers
Week ending September 30: Daphne Corboz, Georgetown Hoyas
Week ending October 7: Christiane Cordero, East Carolina Pirates
Week ending October 14: Kyla Cross, Illinois State Redbirds
Week ending October 21: Julie Eckel, Tennessee Volunteers
Week ending October 28: Vanessa DiBernardo, Illinois Fighting Illini
Week ending November 4: Erika Tymrak, Florida Gators