Northwestern and Rutgers Claim Weekly Men’s Soccer Honors

Oct. 27, 2015

Offensive Player of the Week
Jason Wright, Rutgers
F – So. – Kingston, Jamaica – Wolmers Boys School
• Scored both game-winning goals in Rutgers’ wins over Army and No. 18 Ohio State
• Netted the game-winner in the 20th minute in the 2-0 win over Army
• Notched the lone goal in the 74th minute to give the Scarlet Knights a 1-0 win over the Buckeyes
• Collects his fourth career Offensive Player of the Week award
• Last Rutgers Offensive Player of the Week: Jason Wright (Oct. 13, 2015)

Defensive Player of the Week
Zak Allen, Northwestern
GK – Sr. – Chicago, Ill. – St. Ignatius
• Recorded a shutout in the win over Michigan State and allowed just one goal in a 1-1 draw versus nationally-ranked Notre Dame
• Tallied a combined 19 saves in the two matches
• Collected 12 saves in the double-overtime contest versus the Fighting Irish
• Recorded seven saves versus the Spartans
• A 2013-14 Academic All-Big Ten honoree, earns his first career Defensive Player of the Week award
• Last Northwestern Defensive Player of the Week: Tyler Miller (Nov. 6, 2014)

2015 Big Ten Players of the Week
September 1
O: Amar Sejdic, Fr., MD
O: Jason Wright, So., RU
D: Matt Bersano, Sr., PSU

September 8

O: Sebastian Elney, Fr., MD
D: Cody Niedermeier, Jr., MD

September 15

O: Joey Calistri, Sr., NU
D: Adrian Remeniuk, So., WIS

September 22

O: Jason Wright, So., RU
D: Matt Bersano, Sr., PSU

September 29

O: Francis Atuahene, Fr., MICH
D: Evan Louro, So., MICH

October 6

O: Danny Jensen, Jr., OSU
D: Chris Froschauer, Sr., OSU

October 13
O: George Campbell, So., MD
O: Jason Wright, So., RU
D: Chris Froschauer, Sr., OSU

October 20

O: Danny Jensen, Jr., OSU
D: Chris Froschauer, Sr., OSU

October 27

O: Jason Wright, So., RU
D: Zak Allen, Sr., NU