Indiana, Penn State and Wisconsin Take Home Men's Soccer Weekly Accolades

Kyle McCrudden earns Co-Offensive Player of the Week.

Aug. 29, 2011

PARK RIDGE, Ill. – Penn State, Wisconsin, and Indiana have earned Big Ten men’s soccer weekly honors as announced on Monday. Minh Vu and Kyle McCrudden take home Co-Offensive Player of the Week, while Luis Soffner earns the nod on the defensive end.

Co-Offensive Player of the Week

Minh Vu, Penn State
M – Jr. – Tucson, Ariz. – Rincon

  • Scored lone goal in win over Siena
  • Saturday’s goal marked the first of his Division I collegiate career
  • Last Penn State Offensive Player of the Week: Corey Hertzog Jr. (Oct. 18, 2010)

Co-Offensive Player of the Week

Kyle McCrudden, Wisconsin
MF – Jr. – Wilmette, Ill. – New Trier

  • Scored game-winning goal against Western Illinois
  • Converted his only shot of the match
  • Last Wisconsin Offensive Player of the Week: Chris Prince (Oct. 25, 2010)

Defensive Player of the Week

Luis Soffner, Indiana
GK – Jr. – St. Louis, Mo. – SLUH

  • Recorded shutout against No. 12 Notre Dame
  • Faced 24 shots and tallied five saves
  • Last Indiana Defensive Player of the Week: Luis Soffner (Oct. 25, 2010)

2011 Big Ten Players of the Week

Aug. 29
O: Minh Vu, Jr., PSU
O: Kyle McCrudden, Jr., WIS
D: Luis Soffner, Jr., IND