BAY CITY, Mich. - Tiffin University sophomore Karl Jones (Huddersfield, England/Rastrick) and sophomore Oliver Verdult (Solihull, England/Solihull) earned GLIAC Men's Soccer Offensive and Defensive "Athlete of the Week" awards, respectively.
GLIAC Men's Soccer "Offensive Athlete of the Week":
Karl Jones (So./F) -
Tiffin University sophomore Karl Jones scored half of the Dragons’ goals on the week as TU went 3-0 and currently resides in a first place tie with Ohio Dominican. Jones scored the gamewinner in a 1-0 double overtime victory over Malone, then scored the tying goal in the 64th minute of a eventual 2-1 win over Walsh.
GLIAC Men's Soccer Weekly Honor Roll: Cullen Barron - UF, Cory Bucur - LE, Rubem Miranda - MU, Liam MacHugh - NU, Brent Wahle - OD, Craig Neal - SV, Chad Dickerhoof - WU.
2013 GLIAC Men's Soccer Athletes of the Week: (9/11)Smart Osadolor - Tiffin; (9/17) Andrew Schwall - Ohio Dominican; (9/24) Alfred Majer - Lake Erie; (9/30) Smart Osadolor - Tiffin, (10/9) Brent Wahle - OD, (10/16) Brent Wahle - OD, (10/23) Chris Lynch - WU, (10/30) Karl Jones - TU.
GLIAC Men's Soccer "Defensive Athlete of the Week":
Oliver Verdult (So./D) -
Tiffin University sophomore Oliver Verdult led the Dragons’ defense as they posted two shutouts in their 3-0 week. Tiffin shutout Lake Erie 1-0, beat Malone 1-0 in double overtime, and then defeated Walsh 2-1. The Dragons allowed a total of just 13 shots on goal over the three games and outshot their opponents 76-31 for the week.
GLIAC Men's Soccer Weekly Honor Roll: Joe McClanahan - UF, Anthony Novak - LE, Dalton Amez - NU, Macklin Robinson - OD, Michael Lamb - SV.
2013 GLIAC Men's Soccer Athletes of the Week: (9/11) Samuel Oki - Tiffin; (9/17) Jeremy Ashley - Tiffin; (9/24) Aaron Gerwig - SVSU; (9/30) Emmanuel Adjei - Tiffin, Stephen Saddler - TU, (10/16) Aaron Gerwig - SV, (10/23) Filip Ljubevski - LE, (10/30) Oliver Verdult - TU.