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Carolina's Rusin claims third NASL award
July 6th, 2011 6:28PM

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[WEEKLY HONORS] Carolina captain Brad Rusin, who helped hold the Montreal Impact to three shots on goal in the RailHawks' 2-0 win that extended their winning streak to 10 games, was named the NASL Defensive Player of the Week for the third time this season. FC Tampa Bay's Pascal Millien was named the NASL Offensive Player of the Week, while Orlando City goalie Miguel Gallardo won USL PRO's weekly honors.

Millien scored his second goal of the year and assisted on two other Tampa Bay goals in a 4-2 victory over Ft. Lauderdale on Monday night at Al Lang Stadium.

Gallardo recorded a pair of shutouts that included an eight-save performance in the Lions’ 1-0 victory over the Rochester Rhinos in a battle of divisional leaders on Sunday night.

USL PRO Team of the Week
Goalkeeper
Miguel Gallardo, Orlando
Recorded two shutouts, including eight-save performance vs. Rhinos
Defenders
Geoff Bloes, Harrisburg
Solid as City Islanders ended Charlotte’s undefeated streak
Kyle Hoffer, New York
Composed and distributed well from back in victory against Antigua
John Wilson, Charleston
Kept Los Angeles’ strong attack at bay in Battery shutout
Troy Roberts, Rochester
Was strong as Rhinos stifled Kickers’ attack in 2-1 victory
Midfielders
Andrew Welker, Harrisburg
Had another pair of goals as City Islanders romped to victory
Shintaro Harada, Pittsburgh
Controlled midfield as Riverhounds took four points from weekend
Jamie Watson, Orlando
Took advantage of opportunity for game-winner against Rhinos
Forwards
Sainey Touray, Harrisburg
Strong impact off bench, scoring twice against Charlotte in 20 minutes
Jhonny Arteaga, New York
Pair of goals, including 30-yard drive, as New York downed Antigua
Chris Banks, Wilmington
Had a goal and two assists as Hammerheads got back on track



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