No. 12 PRCC’s Aníta Guðmundsdóttir tabbed MACCC Goalkeeper of the Week
Published 11:34 am Wednesday, October 12, 2022
POPLARVILLE, Miss. — Following another remarkable run of form, No. 12 Pearl River’s Aníta Guðmundsdóttir (Kópavogur, Iceland.; Flensborg) has been named the Mississippi Association of Community Colleges Conference Goalkeeper of the Week.
Guðmundsdóttir claims the award after leading Pearl River to a perfect 3-0 week with victories against Itawamba, Hinds and Oxford College of Emory.
The sophomore earned a shutout in the 3-0 victory over Itawamba, making five saves in the contest. A few days later, the Wildcats claimed a 3-0 win at Hinds. The sophomore made four saves in the contest to earn the shutout. Guðmundsdóttir turned away four shots and allowed just one goal in Pearl River’s 10-1 thrashing of Oxford College of Emory.
Guðmundsdóttir has been a mainstay between the posts for the Wildcats this season and has helped lift them to an 11-1-1 overall record and a 5-1-1 conference record. She has tallied 64 saves this season and allowed just seven goals. Her 0.62 goals-against average is 12th best in the NJCAA and ranks sixth in the MACCC.
Pearl River returns to action Tuesday for a match against archrival Gulf Coast. Kickoff for the contest is set for 5 p.m. The match will be livestreamed at MGCCCBulldogs.com/watch. The Wildcats return to PRCC Soccer Complex next Friday for a match against Copiah-Lincoln. Kickoff is set for 5 p.m.
Pearl River livestreams all games for free at PRCCMedia.com/gold. Fans who have Roku, Amazon Fire, or Apple TV devices can also watch the Wildcat broadcasts by downloading the “Pearl River CC” channel from their app stores.