, who was outstanding in goal for South Carolina in its sensational 1-0 upset win over defending national champion North Carolina, is Soccer
America's Women's Player of the Week for games played Aug. 31-Sept. 2.
Thorstenson (Macon, Ga.) recorded fives saves to became the first goalie to shut
out North Carolina since Sept. 10, 2004 -- a span of 57 Tar Heel games.
Thorstenson came up big in stopping 2006 ACC Player of the Year Yael
from seven yards out.
With the shutout, Thorstenson moved up to fourth place on the South Carolina all-time list with seven career
The Gamecocks are No. 13 in the Soccer America rankings, earning their highest ranking ever.
Soccer America Women's Player of the Week Week 1 --
Lindsay Thorstenson (South Carolina)