Spartans Claim Weekly Awards

Oct. 1, 2007

Men's Soccer Player of the Week

Doug DeMartin, Michigan State

Jr., F, Mason, Mich./Mason

Doug DeMartin paced his team to a victory this weekend over a talented Wisconsin squad. DeMartin scored two of his team's three goals on Sunday, nearly missing a hat trick. DeMartin now has six goals in eight games this season. The weekly award is DeMartin's first of his career.

Last MSU POW: Greg Janicki (10/23/07) Men's Soccer

Defensive Player of the Week

Chris Austin, Michigan State

Sr., GK, Livonia, Mich./ Franklin

Chris Austin saved four shots on goal in a 3-0 shutout over the Wisconsin Badgers on Sunday. Austin's great defense also helped out on offense when one of his punts assisted for a goal. This is Austin's fourth shutout of the season in just eight games. The weekly award is Austin's first of his career.

Last MSU Defensive POW: Jason Tillman (9/25/07)