Rowland earned the honor following her valiant offensive efforts on Sunday versus No. 9 North Carolina. With 37 seconds left and a Tar Heels 2-1 lead, Rowland was able to pass three defenders and find the back of the net for the goal. The game ended in a 3-2 double overtime loss to UNC.
Rowland and the Owls are back at home 5:30 p.m. this Friday, Sept. 2, hosting Stetson at FAU Soccer Stadium. The match is the first of a women's and men's doubleheader, with the women opening the night.
Nikolas Gomez scored the first goal of his career and of the season for the Owls in a 2-1 overtime loss to Belmont. Gomez scored in the 33rd minute of the contest after a rebound went in his direction.
Gomez and the FAU men’s soccer team open their home schedule this weekend hosting Niagara 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 2. The Owls will then host Wisconsin on Sunday, Sept. 4, at 12:30 p.m.
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