Northwestern And Ohio State Take Home Men's Soccer Weekly Accolades

Matt Lampson earns his first weekly award of the season.

Oct. 24, 2011

Offensive Player of the Week

Nick Grendon, Northwestern
M/F – Jr. – Ramsey, N.J. – Ramsey

  • Scored the game-winning goal in the 76th minute in a 1-0 win over Wisconsin
  • The Wildcats (3-0-1) are in first place in the Big Ten and have a six-game unbeaten streak
  • Earns his first weekly award of the season and of his career
  • Last Northwestern Offensive Player of the Week: Oliver Kupe (Oct. 10, 2011)

Co-Defensive Player of the Week

Tyler Miller, Northwestern
GK – Fr. – Woodbury, N.J. – Bishop Eustace

  • Recorded his eighth shutout of the season in 1-0 win over Wisconsin
  • Tallied three saves against the Badgers
  • Moved into second place on Northwestern’s single-season shutout
  • Earns his second weekly award of the season and of his career
  • Last Northwestern Defensive Player of the Week: Nikko Boxall (Oct. 17, 2011)

Matt Lampson, Ohio State
GK – So. – Hilliard, Ohio – Saint Charles Prep

  • Recorded six saves in 1-0 overtime victory over Penn State
  • Notched his third shutout in four games
  • Now ranks third place all-time at Ohio State with 23 shutouts
  • Earns his first weekly award of the season and the seventh of his career
  • Last Ohio State Defensive Player of the Week: Matt Lampson (Nov. 1, 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

Sept. 5
O: Eriq Zavaleta, Fr., IND
O: Parnell Hegngi, Sr., OSU
D: Tyler Miller, Fr., NU

Sept. 12
O: Alec Purdie, Sr., IND
D: Andrew Wolverton, Fr., PSU


 

 

Sept. 19
O: Chris Ritter, Jr., NU
D: Tommy Meyer, Sr., IND

Sept. 26
O: Alec Purdie, Sr., IND
O: Chris Hegngi, Jr., OSU
D: Luis Soffner, Jr., IND

Oct. 3
O: Nick Janus, So., WIS
D: Max Jentsch, So., WIS

Oct. 10
O: Oliver Kupe, Sr., NU
D: Mark Barrone, Sr., MSU

Oct. 17
O: Eriq Zavaleta, Fr., IND
D: Nikko Boxall, Fr., NU
D: Max Jentsch, So., WIS

Oct. 24
O: Nick Grendon, Jr., NU
D: Tyler Miller, Fr., NU
D: Matt Lampson, Jr., OSU