The Sooner Athletic Conference has announced its first players-of-the-week winners in the fall sport of women's soccer for the week ending August 31, 2014.


The SAC Women's Soccer Offensive Player-of-the-Week is Jade Ovendale of Science and Arts. The senior from Wisbech, England scored five goals in the Drovers victories against Bacone (Okla.), Bethany (Kan.) and Kansas Wesleyan. She scored three goals and added assist in the 5-1 season-opening victory against Bacone.

The SAC Women's Defensive Player-of-the-Week is goalkeeper Ashley Bechtold of Oklahoma City. The senior from Oklahoma City shutout Houston-Victoria in a 2-0 win in the season opener and yielded only one goal in a road victory over No. 19 Our Lady of the Lake (Texas).

OTHER NOMINEES: Allison Worsham, OCU; Casey O'Brien, JBU; Katlin Bush, TWU; Kristen Morency, JBU; Nicki Lockwood, TWU.