Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySoccer World DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America ClassifiedsGame Report
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Carolina pair honored again
June 1st, 2011 7:43PM

MOST READ
TAGS:  nasl, usl

MOST COMMENTED

[WEEKLY HONORS] Carolina RailHawks forward Etienne Barbara and defender Brad Rusin have been named the NASL Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week. It was Barbara's fourth award and the second for Rusin.

Barbara had two assists in Saturday’s 2-0 win over Atlanta, while Rusin led the backline to its second straight shutout.

Barbara’s eight-game goal scoring streak ended on Saturday night, but he leads the NASL in goals (11), assists (5) and points (27).

FC New York forward Graciano Brito, who scored twice to rally FC New York in a 2-2 draw against the Richmond Kickers, was named the USL PRO Player of the Week.

USL PRO Team of the Week:
Goalkeeper
Jesper Leerdam, Dayton
Recorded a number of outstanding saves to preserve draw vs. Charlotte
Defenders
Ivan Becerra, Wilmington
Had a goal and was crucial as Hammerheads earned two road points
Louie Rolko, Pittsburgh
Helped keep Wilmington attack in check as Hounds posted shutout
Demar Stewart, Orlando
Was key to containing Richmond’s explosive attack in 2-0 win
Midfielders
Nicki Paterson, Charleston
Was dynamic in midfield, scored winning goal against City Islanders.
David Schofield, Harrisburg
A danger down the wing, provided assist for Angulo against Battery
Alfonso Motagalvan, Rochester
Rifled in equalizer as Rhinos earned point against Hammerheads
Jon Gruenewald, Charleston
First professional goal was gamewinner against Richmond
Forwards
Graciano Brito, New York
Scored twice to earn his side a road point against the Kickers
Kevin Molino, Orlando
Provided great energy and had a goal and assist against Richmond
Sallieu Bundu, Charlotte
Had early goal and was constant threat to Dayton’s goal in 1-1 draw



No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
What They're Saying: IRS crime chief Richard Weber    
"I don't think there was ever a decision or a declaration that we would go after ...
What They're Saying: Tab Ramos    
"We didn't play how we wanted to play, that's for sure. We found in front of ...
Under-20 World Cup: Results & Schedule    
Panama rallied to tie perennial U-20 power Argentina, 2-2, in the opening game in Group B. ...
MLS: This weekend ...    
Sporting Kansas City's 4-0 win over FC Dallas moved it into a tie for second place ...
Video Pick: George Evans starts Man City's U.S. tour in style    
Manchester City's 20-year-old academy product George Evans spent all of the past two years on loan ...
Video Pick: Brilliant soccer tennis at French Open    
The French Open crowd erupted in cheers when Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Dudi Sela started using their ...
U.S. U-23s down the Dutch, 3-1     
The USA bounced back from its 3-1 opening loss against France at the Festival International Espoirs ...
ICYMI | MLS: Orlando City will expand new downtown stadium    
Orlando City will increase capacity in the new stadium, initially expected to hold 19,000 fans, to ...
FIFA: Blatter survives, easily winning election to fifth term    
Embattled Sepp Blatter won election for a fifth four-year term as FIFA president, defeating his sole ...
What They're Saying: Kuwait's Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah    
"While I am very happy to be in Congress, it is not as quiet as we ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives