BRIDGEPORT -- Urbana's Jacob Wischmeier is the Mountain East Conference Offensive Player of the Week, while West Virginia Wesleyan's Alessandro Armenia is league's Defensive Player of the Week.
Wischmeier, a sophomore from Rocky River, Ohio, had a role in both goals in a 2-0 win over Notre Dame to open the week. He followed that up with a brace against Concord, including the game-winning goal in overtime against the Mountain Lions. He finished the week with seven points on three goals and an assist.
Armenia, a sophomore from Rome, Italy, helped West Virginia Wesleyan secure the No. 2 seed in this week's MEC Tournament with a pair of shutouts last week. He made three saves as the Bobcats earned a scoreless draw against No. 1 Charleston, and then had four saves in a shutout win over Wheeling Jesuit in the regular season finale.
Offense: Patrick Guier (UC) helped the Golden Eagles cap an undefeated regular season with a 1-0-1 week that included a two-goal, two-assist performance against Shepherd ... Sam Ashton (CU) had a hat trick against Shepherd and an assist vs. Urbana ... Conor Davies (WVWC) had a goal against Wheeling Jesuit.
Defense: Daniel McNicholas (UU) had nine saves and allowed just one goal in a 2-0-0 week.
|2017 Mountain East Conference Players Of The Week|
|Sept. 4||Ettore Ballestracci (UC)||Tyler Shotwell (WJU)|
|Sept. 11||Juwon Akintunde (WVWC)||Armando Tikvic (UC)|
|Sept. 18||Kieran Bywater (UC)||Williams N'Dah (UC)|
|Sept. 25||Harry Tamplin (UU)||Paul Smith (WVWC)|
|Oct. 2||Leonardo Paiva (NDC)||Kyle Brown (CU)|
|Oct. 9||Will Roberts (UC)||Daniel McNicholas (UU)|
|Oct. 16||Leonardio Paiva (NDC)||Daniele De Angelis (NDC)|
|Oct. 23||Guilherme Gloria Albuquerque (NDC)||Daniele De Angelis (NDC)|
|Oct. 30||Jacob Wischmeier (UU)||Alessandro Armenia (WVWC)|