Christina Corbi, Freshman, Women's Soccer

Christina Corbi, Freshman, Women's Soccer

September 12-19

Freshman forward Christina Corbi (Medford, N.J./Shawnee) has been named UMBC Player of the Week, presented by Northwestern Mutual.

In a 1-1 week for UMBC, Corbi recorded three points for the Retrievers. In a 2-1 loss at Liberty last Thursday, Corbi recorded an assist on UMBC's lone goal in the match. On Sunday, she notched the game-winner in a 2-0 victory against Longwood that helped snap a four-game losing streak for UMBC.

For her efforts, she was named America East Rookie of the Week, for the week ending September 11.

Corbi currently leads the team with five points and is second on the team in shots taken with 14.

UMBC will return to the pitch on Thursday, Sept. 14 as they continue a four-game homestand and welcome St. Francis (Pa.) for a 7 p.m. contest.