Byers' big week nets award

[WEEKLY HONORS] Antiguan international Peter Byers, who scored four goals in the first half of Barracuda FC's 7-0 victory over Puerto Rico United and helped it win two other games last week, was named the USL PRO Team of the Week. Montreal forward Ali Gerba and goalkeeper Bill Gaudette were named NASL Players of the Week following the Impact's 5-0 win on Sunday night in Edmonton.

Gerba was named Offensive Player of the Week after scoring two goals against FC Edmonton, his first two goals of the season, in the first half.

Gaudette earned the Defensive Player of the Week honor after making seven saves against FC Edmonton. The Impact has not allowed a goal in the last 235 minutes of play.

USL PRO Team of the Week:
Goalkeeper
Keita De Castro, Barracuda FC
Posted shutouts in all three of the ‘Cudas road victories
Defenders
John  Wilson, Charleston
Helped the Battery earn four of a possible six points this weekend
George Dublin, Antigua
Captain led by example as his side recorded three shutouts
Ivan Becerra, Wilmington
Solid at the back as the Hammerheads earned their second victory
Midfielders
David Bulow, Richmond
Scored twice for the Kickers in a 6-0 win at Dayton
Paul Nicholson, Wilmington
Had the game-winning goal for the Hammerheads against Pittsburgh
Nicki Paterson, Charleston
Goal and an assist in the Battery’s 2-1 win against Charlotte
Lewis Neal, Orlando
Lifted the Lions to a 2-1 victory on the road in New York
Forwards
Peter Byers, Antigua
Was the catalyst for Antigua’s perfect road trip
Matt Delicate, Richmond
Had a goal and two assists, giving him 10 points for the season
Mauricio Turizo, PR United
Scored gamewinner as PRU bounced back against Sevilla FC PR

 
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