|Men's Soccer Notebook (9/9)|
Men's Soccer Notebook
This Week’s Schedule (include site/start times): 9/14 at Elon, 7 p.m. Live Stats
Player of the Week Nominee (Pos., Class, Hometown, High School):
Mark Harris, Def, Junior, Durham, N.C./C.E. Jordan
- Was Defensive MVP of the Hilton Garden Inn Classic as the Seahawks went 1-1 and finished second … Harris notched his first career goal in UNCW’s 3-1 win over Mercer in Sunday’s finale.
Rookie of the Week Nominee (Pos., Class, Hometown, High School):
Kellen Foster, Fresh., MF, Cary, N.C./Cary
- Continued to give the Seahawks solid minutes in the midfield, playing a total of 156 minutes over the weekend … Helped direct the Seahawk offense that exploded for a season-high three goals against Mercer.
Colin Bonner continues to be a focal point of the UNCW offense with two a two-assist effort against Mercer … He now leads the team with six points on two goals and two assists … Nathaniel Goodwin collected his second game-winning goal of the season after his strike against Mercer … Red-shirt sophomore David Sizemore broke into the scoring column with UNCW’s goal against Presbyterian … Senior Michael Parrish (knee injury) made his season debut in UNCW’s 2-1 loss to Presbyterian … Freshman Sean Melvin made five saves on the weekend and kept his goals against average below 1.00 (0.96) … The Seahawks posted a 3-1 mark against four first-time opponents to open the season … UNCW visits future CAA rival Elon on Sept. 14 for a 7 p.m. kickoff.