Oct. 13, 2008
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - New Mexico senior goalkeeper Shannon Adragna has earned her second Mountain West Conference Defensive Player of the Week award Monday as announced by the league office. The Albuquerque, N.M., native posted her sixth and seventh shutouts of the season in back-to-back, 1-0, victories over Air Force on Oct. 10 and Wyoming on Oct. 12. Adragna faced 21 shots over the weekend and did not allow a single goal.
Adragna is the only player in New Mexico women's soccer history to win MWC player of the week honors twice in the same season. Her latest award is Adragna's second in the last three weeks.
Adragna also tailed her sixth and seventh wins on the season and moved into second place all-time with 18 career victories.