Men's Soccer - bigwest.org


 
 
 
 









Coors Light Gear Boss by Wenger Arroyo Trabuco goteamimpact.org CCI Hotel Planner Wooden Legacy
Smile Generation Jeep Spring Clearance Event Coors Light Geico
Men's Soccer

Feucht, Del Curto Named Men's Soccer Honorees

10/3/2016

Kevin Feucht produced the key goals and James Del Curto tied an NCAA single-game high for saves to collect this week's men's soccer honors.

Feucht Contributes Clutch Goals

Junior Kevin Feucht (Schwetzingen, Germany/Hebel-Gymnasium Schwetzingen) produced two critical goals for UC Santa Barbara en route to garnering Big West Men’s Soccer Offensive Player of the Week honors.

The goals were Feucht’s conference-leading seventh and eighth goals of the year.  He has scored a goal in five straight games, one of just six Gauchos ever to manage the feat – alongside teammate Nick DePuy who did so last year.

With the Gauchos down to 10 men and trailing 2-1 in the 87th minute against UC Riverside, Feucht stepped up and drilled a free kick from 30 yards out into the top left corner of the net.  UCSB settled for the 2-2, double overtime tie.

Feucht notched the game-winning goal in overtime of Saturday’s 2-1 triumph at Cal State Fullerton.  The golden goal snapped a six-match winless streak for UCSB, and came at the 91:19 mark when he headed in a bouncing ball past the Titan netminder.

Others nominated: Nicolo D’Amato (Cal State Fullerton); Juan Samayoa (CSUN); Trevor Jackson (Sacramento State); Noah Wilson (UC Davis); Luis Leon (UC Irvine); Romario Lomeli (UC Riverside)


Del Curto Ties NCAA Single-Game Best For Saves

Matching the NCAA Division I high for single-game saves in a conference-opening road victory, Sacramento State junior James Del Curto (Santa Rosa, Calif./Cardinal Newman HS) secured Big West Men’s Soccer Defensive Player of the Week honors.

Del Curto made 14 saves to help the Hornets knock off UC Irvine, 2-1, to kick off league play on Thursday.  He notched eight saves in the first half and six in the second half to tie his career high, also set last year in a win over UCI.

The Hornets allowed just two shots on goal in Saturday’s 1-0 loss to CSUN.

Others nominated: David Elias (Cal State Fullerton); Patrick Hickman (CSUN); Thomas Janjigian (UC Irvine)



Printer-friendly