Katie Markesbery Earns BIG EAST Goalkeeper Of The Week Honors
Nov. 5, 2013
CINCINNATI --- Junior goalkeeper Katie Markesbery has been named BIG EAST Conference goalkeeper of the week for the final week of the regular season. Markesbery recorded a shutout on Saturday at Creighton, securing 12 saves. The 2-0 win helped Xavier, 9-8-1, secure a winning season for the first time since 2005.
This is the second time this season that Markesbery has won the award.
Markesbery has been a part of seven shutouts this season, including six solo shutouts. The Musketeers recorded eight total shutouts for the season.
XU finished its first season in the BIG EAST Conference with a 2-7 record.