Coastal Carolina’s Brouse, Louisiana’s Mathurin claim Sun Belt Women’s Soccer Player of the Week accolades

Published 1:03 pm Tuesday, October 19, 2021

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Coastal Carolina’s Megan Brouse and Louisiana’s Ruthny Mathurin each turned in standout performances for their respective teams this past weekend and earned Sun Belt Women’s Soccer Player of the Week honors.

Women’s Soccer Offensive Player of the Week
Megan Brouse, Coastal Carolina
(Jr., Phoenix, Ariz.)

Chanticleers’ junior forward Megan Brouse tallied her first career hat trick on the road in Coastal Carolina’s 4-1 win against Georgia Southern on Friday night. In the process, she became the Chants’ 2021 season-leading scorer with her six total goals. Notably, her hat trick was the first for Coastal Carolina since November 2016 and helped CCU earn the program’s 200th all-time victory.

Women’s Soccer Defensive Player of the Week
Ruthny Mathurin, Louisiana
(Fr., Gressier, Haiti)

Ragin Cajuns’ freshman defender Ruthny Mathurin recorded a pair of assists – both off corner kicks – and played strong defense during Louisiana’s 1-0-1 week. She assisted on Tatum Beck’s goal in the 65th minute on Thursday in a 3-0 win against Little Rock. Mathurin helped Louisiana to a 1-0 lead in the 10th minute against Texas State with a corner kick that was headed in by freshman Carol Rodriguez. She logged a season-high 110 minutes against Texas State to go over the 1,000-minute mark during the 2021 campaign.

2021 Sun Belt Women’s Soccer Offensive Players of the Week
Week 1 – Erin Bloomfield, Troy
Week 2 – Marcela Montoya, Georgia Southern
Week 3 – Brooklynn Fugel, Georgia State
Week 4 – Courtney Marten, ULM
Week 5 – Elis Nemtsov, Georgia Southern
Week 6 – Courtney Marten, ULM
Week 7 – Elis Nemtsov, Georgia Southern
Week 8 – Mara Grutkamp, ULM
Week 9 – Megan Brouse, Coastal Carolina

2021 Sun Belt Women’s Soccer Defensive Players of the Week
Week 1 – Megan McClure, Arkansas State
Week 2 – Hailey Hillock, ULM
Week 3 – Beth Agee, Texas State
Week 4 – Kerry Eagleston, App State
Week 5 – Bergros Asgeirsdottir, Little Rock
Week 6 – Jaidy Gutierrez Campos, South Alabama
Week 7 – Sade Heinrichs, Georgia Southern
Week 8 – Michaela English, Georgia Southern
Week 9 – Ruthny Mathurin, Louisiana

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