ATLANTA (Oct. 1, 2018) – The Southern Athletic Association (SAA) has announced that Topher Marshall (Oglethorpe) and Carson Oakes (Berry) have been named SAA Men's Soccer Players of the Week.
Offense - Topher Marshall - Senior Midfielder - Oglethorpe
Marshall had an outstanding week for the Stormy Petrels, leading to a 2-0 record for the Stormy Petrels. Saturday, he scored the game-winning goal in the 88th minute of Oglethorpe's 3-2 victory over Sewanee. He also dished out a pair of assists in OU's victory over Brevard, Monday.
Overall, Marshall finished the week with four points. For the season, he is tied for fifth in the league with three assists.
Defense - Carson Oakes - Senior Keeper - Berry
Oakes led Berry to a scoreless draw against Centre on Saturday. Oakes recorded the full 110:00 minutes in the double-overtime contest, recording a career-high 11 saves to preserve the shutout.
Behind Oakes, the Vikings are 3-0-1 over their last four contests and sit at 6-1-1 on the season.