Alyssa Weidler

Alyssa Weidler

 The Dakota Wesleyan University Tiger Athlete of the Week is Alyssa Weidler, it was announced by the DWU athletic department Monday.

 On Saturday, she helped guide the Dakota Wesleyan University women’s soccer team to a 2-1 double overtime victory over Doane University after she netted the game-winning goal in the 102nd minute.

 The Sioux Falls, S.D., native has recorded a team-high 13 goals this season and has gathered 26 goals in her career. Weidler also leads the team with 48 shots and 28 of those shots on goal. She has also contributed three game-winning goals this season. Weidler currently ranks fifth in the GPAC for goals with 13, and shots on goal with 28.

 The Tigers will be on the road to battle Briar Cliff University at 1 p.m. Wednesday in Sioux City, Iowa.