Cassalia Receives AWPAA Athlete of the Week Recognition
Due to her exceptional performance, cow Sydney Cassalia was named the Army West Point Athletic Association Athlete of the Week.
Cassalia, who hails from Omaha, Neb., recorded back-to-back shutouts in the team's 1-0-1 week with nine saves. She is riding a five-game unbeaten streak as the team secured a Patriot League Tournament berth with one game remaining in the regular season.
She boasts five shutouts this season and 20 in her career. She has a 7-5-4 record in 2019.
The 20 gives her sole possession of third-place in Army's record books for career shutouts, while in the Patriot League Cassalia cracks the top-10. She also ranks fourth all-time in minutes played (5,010).
Cassalia made four saves on seven shots faced in the 0-0 tie on Wednesday. She one-upped herself on Saturday with five saves on 10 shots faced to total nine saves on the week.