September 14, 2010

Abrahart Selected as Moe's Athlete of the Week

DAHLONEGA, GASamantha Abrahart has been named the Moe's Southwest Grill North Georgia Athlete of the Week after sending the Lady Saints to two wins last week the sports communications office announced on Tuesday afternoon.

The freshman transfer from the University of South Carolina carried the North Georgia offense to a pair of wins of wins last week, scoring two goals and adding an assist against Young Harris in a 6-1 win. Her goals in the 15th and 80th minutes, accompanied by her assist on the game-winning goal in the 12th minute sent her to a five-point performance.

She then came back against USC Aiken over the weekend in the Lady Saints' Peach Belt Conference opener and scored the game's first goal in the 7th minute, sending a header to the back of the net for her fourth goal of the year in a 3-1 victory.

The Duluth, Ga., native is tied for third in the conference in goals with four, points with nine, and sits fourth in goals per game at 1.00.  She has played and started in all four games this season having logged 232 minutes of action.