Coffer Named Newcomer of the Week
Oct. 29, 2013
FORT WORTH - TCU women's soccer freshman goalkeeper Shannon Coffer has been named the Big 12 Newcomer of the Week for her performance in a 1-0 win over Iowa State last week. The honor is the second of the season for her.
Coffer made nine saves in her first Big 12 start against the Cyclones. The nine saves were a career-high for the freshman. Five of the saves came after TCU had taken the 1-0 lead. Iowa State took a total of 22 shots, 10 of which were on goal.
On the season, Coffer boasts a 3-0-1 record and the shutout lowered her goals against average to 0.84. She has stopped 27 of 31 shots faced this season.
Coffer was honored by the league on Sept. 17. In total, three members of the soccer team have earned a total of five recognitions this season. Vittoria Arnold was named the Defensive Player of the Week on Sept. 3. Michelle Prokof was selected as the Offensive Player of the Week and the Newcomer of the Week on Sept. 24.