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NAIA Menís Soccer Players of the Week Ė No. 3 (Sept. 23)

September 23, 2014
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By Mark Colachico, Communications and Sports Information Intern

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Angel Mora of Cal State San Marcos has been named the NAIA National Men's Soccer Offensive Player of the Week and Paul Carr of Point Park (Pa.) has been named the NAIA National Men's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week, the national office announced Tuesday.

National Defensive Player of the Week
Paul Carr of Point Park (Pa.) - pictured top left
A 5-11 SO D from Sheffield, England

• Helped lead Point Park to a 2-1 record last week that included a victory over No. 7 Rio Grande (Ohio), 2-1, at home.
• Helped anchor a defense that did not give up a goal until the 87th minute against Rio Grande.
• Was instrumental in allowing just three goals defensively all week despite facing 36 combined shots.
• Earns first career NAIA National Player of the Week honor.

National Offensive Player of the Week
Angel Mora of Cal State San Marcos - pictured right
A 5-7 SR MF from Lake Elsinore, Calif.

Angel Mora - CSUSM• Assisted on 5-of-6 goals last week, as Cougars went 2-1 against three nationally-ranked opponents.
• Handed out a pair of assists in 3-2 road upset of No. 10 Concordia (Calif.).
• Provided the lone assist in a 1-0 upset of No. 24 Biola (Calif.).
• Added two more assists in a 3-2 loss against No. 23 Rocky Mountain (Mont.).
• Earns first career NAIA National Player of the Week honor.

For a complete list of all the national statistical leaders, click here.

For the complete NAIA Player of the Week calendar, click here.

Offensive Nominees: Ignacio Garrido, Hannibal-LaGrange (Mo.); Alex Smith, Union (Ky.); Cruz Trenado, UC Merced; Timur Zhividze, Concordia (Ore.); Matheus Guimaraes, Olivet Nazarene (Ill.); Ricardo Zambonino, Bethel (Ind.); Isaac Bostrom, Carroll (Mont.); Wilton Quintero, Westmont (Calif.); Adam Jahnel, Dakota Wesleyan (S.D.); Mackenzie Northern, Culver-Stockton (Mo.); Sven Biansumba, West Virginia Tech; Luke Villers, Friends (Kan.); Doug Ward, Asbury (Ky.); Ashley Woods, St. Catharine (Ky.); Santiago Castano, York (Neb.); Marco Fichtner, Mount Mercy (Iowa); Max O'Shea, Our Lady of the Lake (Texas); David Neuberth, Wayland Baptist (Texas); Renato Batista, William Carey (Miss.); Ross Clarke, Webber International (Fla.); Dzenan Catic, Davenport (Mich.).

Defensive Nominees: Jorge Bravo Gonzalez, Hannibal-LaGrange (Mo.); Bogachan Akyildiz, Tennessee Wesleyan; Braxton Keo, Soka (Calif.); Angel Guerra, Evergreen (Wash.); Elliott Totsch, Olivet Nazarene (Ill.); Isaac Lindahl, Bethel (Ind.); Eddie Cass, Rocky Mountain (Mont.); Josh Glover, Westmont (Calif.); Shazz Heale, Midland (Neb.); Amer Didic, Baker (Kan.); Evan Van Schie, Southwestern (Kan.); Cj Powell, St. Catharine (Ky.); Luka Stojanovic, Oklahoma Wesleyan; Monueir Moodie, Mount Mercy (Iowa); Marcos Rodriguez, Presentation (S.D.); Angel De La Garza, Our Lady of the Lake (Texas); John-Ramses Thomas, Wayland Baptist (Texas); Daniel Prado, Belhaven (Miss.); Magnus Magnusson, Embry-Riddle (Fla.); Marcel Schmid, Madonna (Mich.).
 
2014 Men's Soccer Composite Award Winners (Defensive, Offensive)
Week 1 (September 10): Conor Cable, William Woods (Mo.); Dzenan Catic, Davenport (Mich.)
Week 2 (September 17): Blessing Ngwa, Kansas Wesleyan; Severin Abt, Thomas (Ga.)
Week 3 (September 24): Paul Carr, Point Park (Pa.); Angel Mora, Cal State San Marcos