NJCAA Men's Soccer Players of the Week (Aug. 22 - Sept. 1)September 4, 2013
Western Wyoming forward Bernard Manuel and Joliet (Ill.) midfielder Leatile Masula have been named NJCAA Men’s Soccer Players of the Week, while East Central College (Mo.) sophomore Andrew Hamerlinck and Century (Minn.) freshman Christian Espitia were named Goalies of the Week for matches Aug. 22 – Sept. 1.
DIVISION I PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Bernard Manuel – Western Wyoming
Forward – Sophomore
Connecting on 6-of-9 shots-on-goal, Manuel totaled 15 points as the Mustangs won three of their first six matches in 2013.
DIVISION I GOALIE OF THE WEEK
Andrew Hamerlinck – East Central College (Mo.)
Anchoring two Falcons victories in the first three matches of the season, Hamerlinck compiled 17 saves and allowed only goal.
DIVISION III PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Midfielder – Freshman
In his first collegiate contest, Masula led the Wolves to a 5-0 victory over Harper with three goals and two assists.
DIVISION III GOALIE OF THE WEEK
Christian Espitia – Century (Minn.)
Espitia got his freshman campaign off to a good start with 11 saves and three victories for the Mighty Wood Ducks.
Men’s Soccer Players of the Week (Weeks 1-2)
DI Player: Bernard Manuel (F) – Western Wyoming
DI Goalie: Andrew Hamerlinck – East Central College
DIII Player: Leatile Masula (MF) – Joliet
DIII Goalie: Christian Espitia – Century