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Atlantic Sun names Buhigas Defender of the Week

Tuesday, September 03, 2013

MACON, Ga. – The Atlantic Sun Conference has named Lipscomb freshman goalkeeper Anna Buhigas as the Defender of the Week, announced Tuesday morning.

Buhigas earned her two shutouts over the past week, the first of her career. The freshman from Columbus, Ohio tallied 17 saves over three games, good for an 89.5 save percentage. She had a 0.62 goals against average, tops in the A-Sun over the last week.

She earned her first career shutout at Alabama A&M stopping all four shots that came her way to earn her first career victory. She followed with an encore performance at the home of the 2012 Sun Belt Conference Champions, Middle Tennessee State. Buhigas had nine saves in the scoreless draw.

The Lady Bisons continue a five-game homestand Friday hosting Alabama State at 7 p.m.