Updated: 9/02 1:54 pm
The University of Houston-Victoria’s Sheilat Akapo has been named Association of Independent Institutions Female Athlete of the Week for the week of Aug. 24-Sept. 1.
Akapo, a sophomore forward from UHV, wasted
little time in rewriting the UHV record book as she helped guide the Jaguars to
a 2-1 week.
In her first game, a win over the University of the
Southwest, Akapo set UHV single-game marks for most goals and most points when
she become the first UHV women’s player to record a hat trick in a game.
Akapo’s three goals and six points in the game were both records.
She continued her trek in a double-overtime win against
Science and Arts of Oklahoma, scoring a pair of goals including the game winner.
She then added her sixth goal of the week in a one-goal loss to Our Lady of the
Akapo has already set UHV single-season records for most
goals and most points as well as well as career records for goals and points
just three games into the season.