W-League News Release
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
TAMPA, Fla. – The W-League announced its Team of the Week for Week 6 of the 2015 regular season today, with Long Island Rough Riders forward Shan Jones named as Player of the Week. Jones played a part in five of Long Island’s six goals last week – scoring four – as the Rough Riders took shutout wins against North Jersey and New Jersey.
Jones, the 2013 W-League MVP, scored twice and assisted on another in a 4-0 win against the Valkyries Wednesday, then scored both goals Saturday as Long Island downed the Wildcats 2-0 to take a two-point lead atop the Northeastern Conference standings. Veteran Rough Riders defender Sue Alber-Weber was also chosen for the Team of the Week after leading the defense to the pair of shutouts.
W-League Team of the Week
Honorable Mention – Long Island : Emily Doherty, CJ Ludemann