CORPUS CHRISTI – Yvette Franco has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi. Franco earned the award after picking up three of the four goals scored by Texas A&M - Corpus Chisti during the Islanders Soccer Classic.
Playing in front of her hometown crowd, she posted the first two tallies against Dallas Baptist on Friday, putting balls in the back of the net in the second minute and the 26th to give the home squad a 2-1 lead. She then added the lone goal of the Islanders' 2-1 loss to Campbell on Sunday, finishing a brilliant cross by Meghan Cordero to bring the Islanders within one in the closing minutes.
2013-14 GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the week, presented by Pepsi Weekly Winners: