Florida Tech Goalie Karlyn Prisco Named Sunshine State Conference’s Defensive Player Of The Week
By Daniel Supraner, Florida Tech Sports // September 13, 2016
Rockledge grad has 16 saves, 3 shutouts in 2016
BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA– After guiding the women’s soccer team to back-to-back shut out victories over a pair of Gulf South Conference members last week, Florida Tech’s Karlyn Prisco was named the Sunshine State Conference’s Defensive Player of the Week for Sept. 5-11, announced by the SSC office on Monday.
In Friday’s game against Christian Brothers, the redshirt-junior turned the Bucs away three times over the 90 minutes to give the Panthers a 1-0 win.
Prisco then closed out the weekend, two days later, by blanking West Alabama with a five save performance en route to Florida Tech’s 4-0 victory.
Through FIT’s first four games, the Rockledge-product has 16 saves and three clean sheets, and boasts a goals against average of 0.244, good for second best in the SSC.
Prisco and the undefeated Panthers (4-0) return to Stottler Field this Wednesday at 7 p.m. ET for their SSC opener against number 12 Barry.
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