WWU Vikings

Delanee Nilles named GNAC Player of the Week

Western Washington University midfielder Delanee Nilles has been named the Great Northwest Athletic Conference Women’s Soccer Player of the Week for Sept. 28-Oct. 4.

Nilles, a junior from Poulsbo, scored the game-winning goal in the 96th minute against Simon Fraser as the Vikings remained unbeaten with a pair of 1-0 victories over the Clan and at Montana State Billings.

Nilles also has an assist this season for WWU, which is 9-0-1 overall and leading the GNAC standings at 5-0-1.

The Vikings, who have allowed just two goals, one an own goal, travels to Western Oregon on Thursday, Oct. 9 (3 p.m.), and to Saint Martin’s on Saturday, Oct. 11 (3 p.m.), for a pair of GNAC matches.