Hoyas Earn Pair Of Weekly Men's Soccer Awards

Providence's Mac Steeves claimed Rookie of the Week accolades.

Providence's Mac Steeves claimed Rookie of the Week accolades.

Oct. 28, 2013

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Offensive Player of the Week

Steve Neumann, Georgetown, F/M, Sr.
Neumann scored two goals and two assists in a 2-0 week. He posted two goals and one assist in a 6-0 victory against DePaul. In a 1-0 overtime win at Marquette, Neumann assisted on the game’s only goal. He is now the Hoyas leading scorer with 26 points (10 g, 6 a)

Defensive Player of the Week

Tim Parker, St. John’s, D, Jr.
Parker helped the Red Storm play to a scoreless draw against Marquette and defeated Butler 1-0. The Red Storm yielded just two shots in games against Marquette and Butler.

Goalkeeper of the Week

Tomas Gomez, Georgetown, GK, Jr.
Gomez posted a pair of shutouts while helping push the Hoyas into first place. He had one save in a 6-0 win against DePaul and five saves in a 1-0 overtime victory at Marquette.

Rookie of the Week

Mac Steeves, Providence, F, Fr.
Steeves helped the Friars win 2-1 in overtime at Villanova with an assist on the game-winning goal. He scored the lone tally in a 2-1 loss at Xavier. It was the first goal and assist of Steeves’ career.

BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll

Timo Pitter, Creighton, M, So.
Had two goals and an assist in a 1-1 week, including the game-winning goal and an assist in a 3-2 win against Butler.

Rafael Diaz, St. John’s, F, Sr.
Posted a pair of shutouts, a scoreless draw against Marquette and a 1-0 win against Butler. Had two saves in each contest.

Aaron Dennis, Villanova, F/M, Jr.
Scored the only goal of the contest in a 1-0 victory at DePaul. Assisted on the only VU goal in a 2-1 loss to Providence.

Eric Osswald, Xavier, GK, Jr.
In a 2-0 week, recorded two saves in a 3-0 win against Seton Hall for his fifth shutout this year. Also had two saves in a 2-1 win over Providence.

Matt Walker, Xavier, F, Sr.
Scored both goals in a 2-1 victory over Providence and scored once in a 3-0 win against Seton Hall.