NAIA Men's Soccer Players of the Week - No. 5 (Oct. 3)

NAIA Men's Soccer Players of the Week - No. 5 (Oct. 3)

By Trevor Lininger, NAIA Athletic Communications and Media Intern

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Adam James of Benedictine (Kan.) has been named the NAIA National Men’s Soccer Offensive Player of the Week, and Eddie Windsor of Trinity International (Ill.) has been named the NAIA National Men’s Soccer Defensive Player of the Week, the national office announced Tuesday. James and Windsor were selected based on their performances from Sept. 25 – Oct. 1 and were chosen out of a pool of conference, independent and unaffiliated group winners.

Offensive Player of the Week

Adam James, Benedictine (Kan.)

Sr., F, Kearney, Mo.

  • James led the Ravens to an upset win over No. 6 MidAmerica Nazarene (Kan.)
  • Weekly Stats
    • Four goals
    • Eight total points
    • Scored every goal in 4-0 upset win

Defensive Player of the Week

Eddie Windsor, Trinity International (Ill.)

So., GK, Fayetteville, Ga.

  • Windsor made his first career start and held Holy Cross (Ind.) scoreless with seven saves, only to follow that up with 14 saves the next game against Cardinal Stritch (Wis.)
  • Weekly Stats
    • 21 saves
    • No goals allowed in 220 minutes of play
    • Averaged 10.5 saves per game

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Offensive Nominees: Garrett Dieckhaus, Missouri Baptist; Charlie Clarke, Bryan (Tenn.); Juan Flores, UC Merced; Mohamad Rashid, St. Francis (Ill.); Ollie Smith, Goshen (Ind.); George Holloway, Providence (Mont.); Benjamin Tembo, The Master's (Calif.); Micah Lehenbauer, Concordia (Neb.); Ilias Beriane, Fisher (Mass.); Robert Milne, Fisher (Mass.); Chris Torres, Bethel (Kan.); Brian McNamara, Cumberland (Tenn.); Edgar Vazquez, Huston-Tillotson (Texas); Roberto Whitley, Point Park (Pa.); Lars Lowinski, Southwestern Christian (Okla.); Nikobiri Paul, Brewton-Parker (Ga.); Cian Lynch, SCAD Savannah (Ga.); Yuri Farkas, Madonna (Mich.)

Defensive Nominees: Conor Cable, William Woods (Mo.); Alex Horton, Bryan (Tenn.); Ricky Rosas, UC Merced; Jordan Farr, Corban (Ore.); Kurt Hamlin, Grace (Ind.); Brandon Gomez, Vanguard (Calif.); Jack Bennett, Concordia (Neb.); Alexander MacGregor, Grand View (Iowa); Matija Gligorovic, Georgia Gwinnett; Luis Barrera, Kansas Wesleyan; William Diaz, Lindsey Wilson (Ky.); Palemon Plancarte, Houston-Victoria (Texas); Jose Domingo Xam-mar, WVU Tech; Caleb Swanepoel, Southwestern Christian (Okla.); Samuel Fraire, Dalton State (Ga.); Miguel Ardilla, Warner (Fla.); Dary DeWalt, Cornerstone (Mich.)

2017-18 Men's Soccer Composite Award Winners (Offensive, Defensive)
Week 1 (Sept. 5): Federico Moronell, St. Thomas (Fla.), Guilherme Altoe, Mobile (Ala.)
Week 2 (Sept. 12): Prichard Sibanda, Briar Cliff (Iowa), Dusan Djordjev, Oklahoma Wesleyan
Week 3 (Sept. 19): Santiago Moore, Dalton State (Ga.), Alberto Ciroi, Baker (Kan.)
Week 4 (Sept. 26): Kelvin Omondi, John Brown (Ark.), Adam Holt, John Brown (Ark.)
Week 5 (Oct. 3): Adam James, Benedictine (Kan.), Eddie Windsor, Trinity International (Ill.)

Championship Information

NAIA Men's Soccer Championship

Nov. 22-23, 2019 Opening Round – 
Campus Sites

Dec. 2 - Dec. 7, 2019
OC Great Park Soccer Stadium, 
Irvine, Calif.