December 11, 2007

Jaime Souza Earns October Competitor of the Month Award

Nov. 15, 2007

Stockton, Calif. - Tiger senior goalkeeper Jaime Souza has earned the October Pacific Competitor of the Month award.

In October, Jaime was outstanding, making 26 saves while giving up only one goal at Cal Poly in double overtime. For her efforts she was named Big West Conference Player of the Week and was also named to the Soccer Buzz National Elite Team for the week ending October 28th.

Souza led a Tigers' defense that produced eight shutouts on the season while giving up just 17 goals. Her 0.89 goals against average ranked fourth in the conference among while her 95 saves, a career-best, ranked No. 1 among Big West netminders. For her career, Souza finished with 335 saves, the fourth highest career saves total in conference history.

The award is given each month to a Pacific individual to recognize unusual or remarkable competitive effort.

Pacific Competitor of the Month ... Fearless - Relentless - Determined!

Pacific Competitor of the Month

September - Women's Volleyball Team

October - Jaime Souza, Women's Soccer