ASHEVILLE, N.C. - Sven Keinhaus of Bluefield and Juan Gomez of Point are the Appalachian Athletic Conference Men's Soccer Defensive and Offensive Players of the Week, the league announced Monday.
This is the third edition of the weekly honors for the 2017 season. The next set of awards will be announced on Sept. 18.
AAC Defensive Player of the Week
Sven Kleinhans - Bluefield - Soph. - Ottenhofen, Germany
- Logged 11 saves on the week and allowed only 2 goals in 208 minutes in net.
- Made 8 saves in a 3-2, double-overtime win against Southeastern (Fla.).
- Had 3 saves in a 1-0 win over Middle Georgia State.
- This is his second weekly honor this season.
AAC Offensive Player of the Week
Juan Gomez - Point - Fr. - Malaga, Spain
- Tallied 4 goals and 1 assist on the week.
- Netted a hat trick and a total of 6 points against Pensacola Christian (Fla.).
- Had a goal and an assist against Oakwood.
- This is his first weekly award this season.
|Men's Soccer Players of the Week|
|Date||Defensive (School)||Offensive (School)|
|Aug. 28||Sven Kleinhans (Bluefield)||Brad Spooner (Bryan)|
|Sept. 4||Cameron McConnarchie (Union)||Jordan Williams (Reinhardt)|
|Sept. 11||Sven Kleinhans (Bluefield)||Juan Gomez (Point)|