Michigan and Wisconsin Receive Weekly Big Ten Accolades

Nick Caronna led the Wisconsin defense as the Badgers held No. 7 California scoreless in a 1-0 victory.

Nick Caronna led the Wisconsin defense as the Badgers held No. 7 California scoreless in a 1-0 victory.

Sept. 10, 2007

Men's Soccer Player of the Week
Jake Stacy, Michigan
Jr., F, Grand Rapids, Mich./Forest Hills Central
Stacy scored his first two goals of the season and added an assist as Michigan went 2-0 in the Cal State Fullerton Tournament. The junior had his hand in both scores as the Wolverines defeated Cal State Northridge on Friday, assisting on the first goal and netting the game winner. Stacy also tallied a score in Sunday's 4-0 victory over Cal State Fullerton. The Grand Rapids, Mich., native was named to the Cal State Fullerton All-Tournament Team for his efforts. The award marks Stacy's first career honor.

Last MICH POW: Peri Marosevic (9/25/06)

Men's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week
Nick Caronna, Wisconsin
Sr., D, Brookfield, Wis./Brookfield Central
Caronna helped lead the Badgers to two shutout victories over Stanford and No. 7 California at the Cal Legacy Classic over the weekend. The senior anchored the defense in both matches, including Sunday's 1-0 victory over the Golden Bears, which marked the highest-ranked opponent that Wisconsin has beaten under head coach Jeff Rohrman's leadership. The Badgers have posted three straight shutouts, of which Caronna has played every minute. The award is the first of Caronna's career.

Last WIS Defensive POW: Jake Settle (10/16/06)


 

 

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