|Men's Soccer Notebook|
UNCW Soccer Report
Record: 5-6-1 CAA: 2-2-0
Last Week: 10/3 at William & Mary, W 3-0; 10/6 at Drexel, L 2-0
This Week: 10/10 JMU, 7 p.m.; 10/13 Old Dominion, 7 p.m.
Player of the Week Nominee
Rookie of the Week Nominee
Colin Bonner, Freshman, Forward (Fulton, Md./Reservoir)
- Bonner scored the first goal in UNCW's 3-0 blanking of William & Mary on Wednesday. It was his third goal of the season and his first game-winner. Bonner is tied for the team-lead with three goals in his rookie season. He has two game-tying markers to his credit.
In UNCW's win at William & Mary, three freshmen scored for the Seahawks with Nathaniel Goodwin and Hannes Schmitz joining Bonner in the scoring column ... The victory gave head coach Aidan Heaney his 100th career win with the Seahawks ... Heaney is second all-time at UNCW with 100 career wins, Calvin Lane is first with 129 wins ... The Seahawks earned just their third win against the Tribe in 39 games with two of those wins coming on the road ... UNCW dropped a 2-0 decision at Drexel over the weekend ... The Seahawks dropped to 8-3 all-time against the Dragons and saw a four-game winning streak halted against DU.
This Week's Opponents
Wednesday, James Madison (4-5-2, 2-1-1 CAA) - The Dukes dropped a 1-0 road verdict at Northeastern over the weekend ... JMU tied nationally-ranked Old Dominion, 0-0, earlier in the week in Norfolk ... JMU is 1-3-1 in its last five with the win being a 4-0 pasting of Towson ... The Dukes are 1-1-1 against nationally-ranked opponents, including a 1-0 home win over then second-ranked North Carolina ... Paul Wyatt has scored three of his team-leading five goals in the last three games ... He also leads the Dukes with 11 points ... Colin Newcity has been solid in goal, posting a GAA of 0.87 with 29 saves in 1030 minutes.
Saturday, Old Dominion (7-1-2, 1-1-2 CAA) - The Monarchs raced out to a 6-0 record, but have fashioned a 1-1-2 record in their last four matches, including a pair of scoreless draws last week against JMU and defending CAA champion Delaware ...ODU upset then second-ranked Creighton as part of an impressive 6-0 record in non-conference play ... Defensively, ODU has allowed just 10 goals while Victor Francoz has posted a 0.96 goals against average with 42 saves in 933 minutes ... Tom Hopkinson leads the offense with conference-leading totals of eight goals and 20 points, he also is tied for the lead with four assists.