NIACC's Oliver earns league player of week honor

NIACC's Lena Oliver (9) is congratulated by Isabella Lago after Oliver scored one of three goals against DCTC on Oct. 17.
NIACC's Lena Oliver (9) is congratulated by Isabella Lago after Oliver scored one of three goals against DCTC on Oct. 17.

MASON CITY - NIACC freshman forward Lena Oliver was one of three ICCAC women's soccer players to earn player of the week honors for the week of Oct. 16-22.

Oliver shared the award with Iowa Western keeper Mandy Clark and Indian Hills' forward Laura Hallissey. Oliver is the first NIACC women's soccer player to earn the award this season.

Oliver scored three goals in the Lady Trojans' 5-0 win over DCTC on Oct. 17.

Oliver led the Lady Trojans with eight goals and five assists this season.

NIACC wrapped up its first women's soccer season since 2004 with a record of 4-9 overall and 1-7 in the ICCAC.