Clarksville, Ark.-University of the Ozarks senior midfielder Jessalyn Halsted has been named American Southwest Conference Women's Soccer Offensive Player of the Week, announced ASC Director of Media Relations Greg Weghorst on Tuesday afternoon.
Halsted, a 5-foot-9 native of Harrison, Ark., led the Lady Eagles to a pair of ties to open the 2007 season. She scored two goals and assisted on another during weekend non-conference action in Texas.
She scored her first goal against Texas College on Saturday and later assisted on the game-tying score. Halsted then found the net against Austin College the next day in a 1-1 deadlock.
Halsted is a two-time All-ASC and ASC All-Academic player. She is a graduate of Harrison High School where she earned NSCAA/adidas Arkansas Player of the Year in 2003.
The Lady Eagles will host University of Dallas on September 8 at 1:00 p.m.