Mukilteo soccer player earns second Defensive Player of the Week award | Sports brief

By Megan Managan | Oct 24, 2013
Courtesy of: UTSA Mukilteo native Emma "Bubba" Makela was recently named the Conference USA Defensive Player of the Week, her second such honor in her freshman season at the University of Texas San Antonio.

Mukilteo native and Kamiak alum Emma “Bubba” Makela was named the Conference USA’s Defensive Player of the Week for the second time this season.

She is the only freshman who has won the award and the only one to receive it twice for the University of Texas San Antonio.

Makela, a goalie, recorded two shut outs during the last week, and has made 86 saves this season.

Against Southern Miss and Colorado College Makela had nine saves.

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