Player of the Week
Seth Strader (Jr., GK), Mitchell College
Junior Seth Strader (Preston, Conn.) posted a pair of shutouts in goal last week as the Mariners closed out the regular season with two NECC road wins. He made seven saves in a 1-0 final over Becker to start the week, and then followed with two stops in a 1-0 victory at Lesley. The wins helped Mitchell secure the second seed and a first-round bye for the upcoming NECC Championship.
Rookie of the Week
Matthew Cawthorne (Fr., F), Eastern Nazarene College
Freshman Matthew Cawthorne (Norwell, Mass.) tallied a goal in a 4-1 victory over Southern Vermont, helping the Lions clinch the No. 3 seed in the NECC Men’s Soccer Championship. With the three seed, Eastern Nazarene will host a first round game on Tuesday, October 30.