Emily Janss Earns Grand Slam Of Soccer Honors
Oct. 20, 1999
COLLEGE PARK, Md. - Maryland senior midfielder Emily Janss (Brandon, Fla.) had a decorated week earning four honors after scoring both goals, including the overtime game-winner, to lead Maryland to a 2-1 upset of No. 9 Clemson in women’s soccer last Sunday at Ludwig Field.
Janss was named the SoccerTimes.com NCAA Women’s National Player of the Week on Tuesday night to wrap up the grand slam of awards. She was named to the Soccer America Women’s Team of the Week, for the week ending Oct. 17, for the second time this season earlier in the day on Tuesday. Janss was also honored by Soccer America for the week ending Aug. 29.
On Monday, Janss was named the ACC Women’s Soccer Player of the Week for the first time in her career. She was also honored as the University of Maryland Female Student-Athlete of the Week on Monday.
In her senior season, Janss has five goals and three assists for 13 points, both second on the team. Overall, Janss has 14 career goals and 36 career points to rank 10th on Maryland's career lists on both categories.
The Terps are riding a four-game winning streak and have even their record at 7-7-1 and stand in sole possession of fourth place in the ACC with a 2-1-1 record. Maryland is also ranked fifth in the most recent Mid-Atlantic Region poll of Oct. 18.
Maryland returns to action on Friday night as it hosts No. 11 Wake Forest at 7 p.m. at Ludwig Field.