Moklestad Named To TopDrawerSoccer.com National Team Of The Week
DES MOINES, Iowa - Drake senior Laura Moklestad (Des Moines, Iowa/Roosevelt) has been named by TopDrawerSoccer.com to its 11-member women's soccer National Team of the Week, the website announced on Monday (Sept. 24).
Moklestad guided the Bulldogs to a pair of victories last week helping Drake extend its school record eight-game winning streak registering team highs in goals (2), assists (2), points (6), shots on goal (6) and game-winners (1).
In the Bulldogs' 4-3 home win past UMKC last Wednesday (Sept.19), Moklestad scored the game-winning tally in the 72nd minute (71:13), while also assisting on Drake's initial two goals in the contest.
She contributed four shots, all on goal, and recorded a 79th minute (78:39) tally In the Bulldogs' 3-0 win over Missouri State last Saturday (Sept. 22).
On the season, Moklestad has collected three goals, three assists, nine points, 22 shots, including 12 on goal, and two game-winners. She is ranked fourth, sixth and seventh, respectively, in Drake history in career shots (129), goals (17), points (44) and assists (10).
The Bulldogs (10-2, 1-0 MVC) return to action on Thursday (Sept. 27) with a 7:00 p.m. showdown at in-state rival Northern Iowa.