|Men's Soccer Notebook|
UNCW Soccer Notebook
Record: 6-9-1 CAA: 3-5-0
Last Week: 10/17 Georgia State, 7pm; 10/20 at Northeastern, 6pm
This Week: 10/27 Towson, 7pm
Rookie of the Week Nominee
Colin Bonner, Forward, Fresh./Fulton, Md./Reservoir
-Notched two goals on the week, including the game tying strike against visiting Georgia State. Bonner also scored UNCW's lone marker in a 2-1 loss at Northeastern. He leads the Seahawks with five goals and 12 points this season.
The Seahawks split a pair of games last week, topping Georgia State, 2-1, before bowing on the road at Northeastern, 2-1 ... Against GSU, the Seahawks scored twice in a 92-second span in the second half to erase a 1-0 deficit ... Sophomore Jacob VanCompernolle scored the game-winner against GSU, it was his third goal of the season surpassing his career-high of two set as a freshman in 2011 ... The Seahawks host Towson on Oct. 27 in the regular season home finale before visiting Delaware the following week in the regular season finale ... A pair of wins would give the Seahawks a CAA tournament berth as long as William & Mary drops at least one of its last three contests ... UNCW is seventh in the standings, but Old Dominion, who is fifth, is ineligible for the conference tournament.
This Week's Opponent
Saturday, Towson (4-9-1, 2-5-1 CAA) - The Tigers visit co-conference leader Northeastern on Wednesday and will close out the season on Saturday against the Seahawks ... The Tigers are two points behind the Seahawks for the final CAA tournament berth ... Offensively the Tigers have generated just 13 goals in 14 games ... Olakunle Banjo leads TU with 10 points and is tied for the team-lead with three goals ... Enrico Skrypzak also has three goals ... In goal, Felix Petermann has made 60 saves while posting a 1.60 GAA ... Petermann has played every minute of the season ... The Seahawks lead the all-time series 6-3-1.