Mohandesi Named AU Student-Athlete of the Week Presented by GEICO


Junior forward Jasmine Mohandesi of the AmericanUniversity women’s soccer team has been selected as the AU Student-Athlete of the Week presented by GEICO for her performances over the weekend.

Mohandesi registered a goal and an assist as the Eagles went unbeaten in its two matches against Mount St. Mary’s and Delaware State. The Vienna, Va., native registered the assist on Nicole Paviglionite’s strike on Friday versus The Mount as the two squads played to a 1-1 double overtime draw. She then recorded the game’s lone goal on Sunday at Delaware State to give AU the victory.

Mohandesi leads American with seven points, which have come on two goals and three assists. For her career, she has now registered 15 points on three goals and nine assists. Mohandesi’s nine career helpers currently rank her in a tie for 10th in program history.

Mohandesi and the Eagles will return to action on Wednesday, September 21 when they visit Loyola (Md.). Match time is set for 5 p.m.