BUFFALO WILD WING STUDENT-ATHLETE OF THE WEEK - Sofia Sanchez, Women's Soccer
Iona College women's soccer senior midfielder Sofia Sanchez is the Buffalo Wild Wings Student-Athlete of the Week after she was named MAAC Offensive Player of the Week as she helped the Gaels conclude the regular season with a pair of victories in conference play on the road.
Sanchez notched a goal in each of the Gaels' two regular season games this weekend, helping the team secure the third seed in the upcoming MAAC Championship. Against Marist, with ahead 2-0, Sanchez capped the Iona scoring with a shot into the lower left of the net for her then second tally of the season.
Three days later at Niagara, with the score knotted at one, Sanchez picked up her second game winner of the season in the 43rd minute propelling Iona to a 2-1 victory over the Purple Eagles. Sanchez has score in each of Iona's last three contests and has eight points overall this season.