NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (October 23, 2019) – Women's soccer forward Savannah Jackson has been named the Sergio's Cuban Café & Grill Player of the Month for the month of September, the Johnson & Wales Athletic Department announced on Wednesday.
Jackson, a junior from Winter Haven, Florida, finished the month with 11 goals and one assist for 23 points to lead JWU to a 3-1 mark. The third-year Wildcat was named Sun Conference Offensive Player of the Month, twice, during September (9/16 & 9/23), recording three hat tricks. Jackson notched 25 shots with 18 on goal and tallied two game-winning goals. By the end of September, Jackson amassed 22 goals (No. 1 in the nation) and recorded 44 points (No. 1 in the nation) on 48 total shots (37 shots on goal). Averaging 8.00 shots-per-game (No. 3 in the nation) and 6.17 shots on goal-per-game (No. 1 in the nation), Jackson led the country in total game-winning goals, and was second in the nation in both goals-per-game (3.67) and points-per-game (7.33).
Each month during the academic year, a JWU student-athlete will be selected as the Sergio's Cuban Café & Grill Player of the Month based on outstanding athletic accomplishments.
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Sergio's Cuban Café & Grill Player of the Month (2019-20)
September 2019 – Savannah Jackson, Women's Soccer
August 2019 – Savannah Jackson, Women's Soccer
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About JWU Athletics: JWU Athletics is home to more than 150 student-athletes in 11 different sports. Established in 1998, JWU Athletics is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the Sun Conference. Athletic events are held the Wildcat Center and the Miami Shores Recreation Complex (9825 NE 7th Ave., Miami Shores, FL 33138)
About JWU: Founded in 1914, Johnson & Wales University is a private, nonprofit, accredited institution with approximately 13,000 graduate, undergraduate and online students at its four campuses in Providence, Rhode Island; North Miami, Florida; Denver, Colorado; and Charlotte, North Carolina. An innovative educational leader, the university offers degree programs in arts and sciences, business, culinary arts, design and engineering, education, health and wellness, hospitality, nutrition and physician assistant studies. Its unique model integrates arts and sciences and industry-focused education with work experience and leadership opportunities, inspiring students to achieve professional success and lifelong personal and intellectual growth. The university's impact is global, with alumni from 125 countries pursuing careers worldwide. For more information, visit jwu.edu.
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