Marquette Claims Pair Of MSOC Awards

MU's Paul Dillon had three assists in wins over Butler and Creighton.

MU's Paul Dillon had three assists in wins over Butler and Creighton.

Oct. 14, 2013

BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Week

C. Nortey, Marquette, F, So.
Nortey scored two more game-winning goals last week, helping Marquette defeat two nationally ranked league opponents. He scored the golden goal in a 3-2 double-overtime win against Butler. He followed that effort by scoring the only goal of the match in a 1-0 decision against Creighton. The striker has scored the game-winner in all four of Marquette’s league contests this season.

BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week

Paul Dillon, Marquette, B, Sr.
Dillon helped the Golden Eagles to a pair of wins against nationally ranked foes, which included one shutout. He helped offensively with a pair of assists in a 3-2 double-overtime win against Butler and assisted on the game-winning goal in a 1-0 win against Creighton.

BIG EAST Goalkeeper of the Week

Eric Osswald, Xavier, GK, Sr.
Osswald helped the Musketeers to a 2-0 week by making five saves in a 3-0 win against DePaul and four saves in a 2-1 triumph over Georgetown. The win over DePaul was the first BIG EAST win for Xavier.

BIG EAST Rookie of the Week

Jalen Brown, Xavier, MF, Fr.
Brown notched the game-winning goal in a 3-0 victory at DePaul. The Musketeers’ week also included a 2-1 win against Georgetown. Brown had five shots on goal for the two games.

BIG EAST Honor Roll

Vincent Mitchell, Butler, M, So.
Scored the game-winning goal in a 2-0 win against Seton Hall. Also scored in a 3-2 loss to Marquette.

Bakie Goodman, Georgetown, F, Fr.
Tallied the only goal of the game in the second half of a 1-0 win at Providence in a 1-1 week.

Manny Andrade, Providence, F, So.
Posted the only goal of the game in the 107th minute of a 1-0 double-overtime victory at DePaul.

John Jlopleh, Villanova, F, Fr.
Scored the first goal of his career in a 2-0 victory against St. John’s. The Wildcats were 1-1 for the week.


 

 

Will Walker, Xavier, MF, Jr.
Scored both goals in a 2-1 win against Georgetown. The Musketeers had a 2-0 week.