Villanova, Pa. -
Villanova women's soccer senior and captain Emily Kuefler was named by the Office of Academic Support as September's Student-Athlete of the Month, presented by Rothman Institute. Kuelfer was selected for her accomplishments both in athletic competition and academically.
On the field she currently leads the Wildcats with 13 points on the season, netting six goals and dishing out one assist. In the classroom, Kuefler has a 3.414 GPA and is majoring in nursing.
Prior to this season, the defender had only netted two goals in her career; she has tripled that total to six. Also her two goals against Lafayette earned her a career high performance in points with four.
Women's soccer is in the final weeks BIG EAST play right, they closed out non-conference with a 4-5 record, tying the number of wins the Wildcats had last season.