Penn State, Ohio State Collect Weekly Men's Soccer Conference Honors

Alex Ivanov

Oct. 28, 2013

Offensive Player of the Week
Jordan Tyler, Penn State
F – Jr. – Rochester, Mich. – Stoney Creek 

  • Scored both goals in No. 13 Penn State’s 2-1 double-overtime win over No. 19 Northwestern in University Park, Pa., on Oct. 27, en route to the Nittany Lions clinching the Big Ten Championship
  • Helped Penn State clinch its second-consecutive Big Ten title and fifth overall
  • During Big Ten play, leads the conference with eight total points, including four goals
  • Earned his first Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week honor
  • Last Penn State Offensive Player of the Week: Drew Klingenberg (Oct. 21, 2013)

Defensive Player of the Week
Alex Ivanov, Ohio State
GK – Jr. – Strongsville, Ohio - Strongsville 

  • Made seven saves in Ohio State’s 4-0 shutout of Oakland (Oct. 23) and three saves in the Buckeyes’ 1-0 win over Cleveland State (Oct. 27)
  • Collected his third-consecutive shutout and seventh this season
  • Earned his second-career Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week honor
  • Last Ohio State Defensive Player of the Week: Alex Ivanov (Sept. 3, 2013)

2013 Big Ten Players of the Week
Sept. 3
O: James Murphy, Jr., MICH
D: Alex Ivanov, Jr., OSU

Sept. 9
O: Joey Calistri, So., NU and Tomislav Zadro, Sr., WIS
D: Tyler Miller, Jr., NU

Sept. 16
O: Joey Calistri, So., NU
D: Zach Bennett, So., MSU

Sept. 23
O: Chris Ritter, Sr., NU and Mark Wadid, Fr., PSU
D: Zach Bennett, So., MSU

Sept. 30
O: Brandon Medina, Fr., NU
D: Tyler Miller, Jr., NU

Oct. 7
O: Adam Montague, Jr., MSU
D: Andrew Wolverton, Jr., PSU


 

 

Oct. 14
O: AJ Cochran, Jr., WIS
D: Martin Seiler, Sr., PSU

Oct. 21
O: Drew Klingenberg, So., PSU
D: Andrew Wolverton, Jr., PSU

Oct. 28
O: Jordan Tyler, Jr., PSU
D: Alex Ivanov, Jr., OSU