Men's Soccer Athletes of the Week: September 2, 2019

Men's Soccer Athletes of the Week: September 2, 2019

Offensive Athlete of the Week

Name: Nicolas Eble
School: Occidental
Year: Junior
Position: Forward
Hometown: Munich, Germany

Occidental's Nicolas Eble helped the Tigers toa 1-1 week that saw the Tigers dispatch Pacific (Ore.), 6-1 in the 2019 season-opener. Eble found the back of the net and provided a pair of assists in the win. Occidental also played Soka during the week, but Eble did not play in the contest as the Tigers fell by a 2-1 margin. 

Defensive Athlete of the Week

Name: Tristan Polakowski
School: La Verne
Year: Junior
Position: Goalkeeper
Hometown: Las Vegas, Nev. 

Tristan Polakowski helped pace La Verne to a 2-0 start to the campaign as the Leopards picked up a 4-2 win over San Diego Christian and a 5-0 win over Providence Christian. Playing all 90 minutes between the posts in the win over Providence Christian, Polakowski made three saves to pick up the clean sheet victory.