Sarah McFadden Named Southern Miss Student Athlete of the Week
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Magherfelt, Northern Ireland (Magherfelt HS)
McFadden helped the Lady Eagles improve to a 2-1-1 record with a total of five goals in the team's latest two contests. During the Lady Eagles' 4-0 home opening victory over Murray State on Friday, she scored three goals in the final minutes, including two in 43 seconds, as she posted her first career hat trick. Helping Southern Miss defeat Louisiana Tech 4-0 on Sunday, McFadden scored the first two goals of the match and assisted on another. She also posted a career-high seven shots against Louisiana Tech.
McFadden becomes the 13th Lady Eagle to post a hat trick, joining Stacey Hall (2, 1997, 1999, 2000), Terah Beth Baltzer (1997, 1998), Lauren Prewitt (2, 2004), Kelli Curry (1997), Tricia Wiles (2001), Carly Barkley (2003) and Micah Stephens (2005).
McFadden was also named Conference USA Student-Athlete of the Week for her performances last weekend.