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Men's Team of the Season Named

Published: November 24, 2010




michigan men's collge soccer player soony saadSoony Saad (#8) U-M Athletic Media Relations

Penn State’s Corey Hertzog is the TopDrawerSoccer.com Player of the Season, headlining the 33-member select team by virtue of his 20-goal performance for the Nittany Lions as the college soccer season winds to the final few rounds of the NCAA Tournament.

Michigan’s Soony Saad is the TopDrawerSoccer.com Rookie of the season, highlighting the All-Rookie Team. Saad leads all freshmen nationally with 18 goals this year. Freshmen are not eligible for the Team of the Season.

The full team is listed below.



Team of the Season

1st Team
GK: Zac MacMath, Maryland
D: Kofi Sarkodie, Akron
D: Zarek Valentin, Akron
D: Aaron Maund, Notre Dame
M: Anthony Ampaipitakwong, Akron
M: Matt Kassel, Maryland
M: Tony Cascio, Connecticut
F: Corey Hertzog, Penn State
F: Will Bruin, Indiana
F: Darlington Nagbe, Akron
F: CJ Sapong, James Madison
   2nd Team
GK: Bryan Meredith, Monmouth
D: A.J. Soares, California
D: Andrew Wenger, Duke
D: David Tiemstra, Ohio State
M: Tadeu Terra, St. John’s(m)
M: Cole Grossman, Duke
M: Bobby Warshaw, Stanford
F: Colin Rolfe, Louisville
F: Ryan Finley, Duke
F: Rafael Baca, Loyola Marymount
F: Arthur Ivo, SMU
3rd Team
GK: David Meves, Akron
D: Raymon Gaddis, West Virginia(m)
D: Indy Smith, UNC Wilmington
D: Matt Hedges, Butler
M: Ethan Finlay, Creighton
M: Michael Nanchoff, Akron
M: Jarod Stigall, Denver
M: Matheus Braga, Penn State
F: Raymundo Reza, San Diego State
F: Ashley McInnes, Tulsa
F: Sam Garza, UC Santa Barbara

Honorable Mention: Dillon Powers, Notre Dame; Michael Robson, Saint Louis; Levi Houapeu, UMBC; Jason Herrick, Maryland; Brent Richards, Washington(m); Chris Thomas, Elon; Blake Brettschneider, South Carolina; Casey Townsend, Maryland; Paul Grandstrand, Brown

Player of the Season: Corey Hertzog, Penn State

All-Rookie Team

1st Team
GK: Rafael Diaz, St. John’s
D: Tyler Polak, Creighton
D: Joe Sofia, UCLA
D: Jared Watts, Wake Forest(m)
M: Perry Kitchen, Akron
M: Kelyn Rowe, UCLA
M: Zach Barnes, SMU
F: Soony Saad, Michigan
F: Darren Mattocks, Akron
F: Victor Chavez, UCLA
F: Juan Castillo, SMU


2nd Team
GK: Cody Mizell, Clemson
D: Tyrone Martin, San Diego State
D: Sage Gardner, Ohio State
D: Sonny Mukungu, NC State
M: Dylan Mares, Louisville
M: Lepe Seetane, Northwestern
M: Patrick Mullins, Maryland
M: Harrison Petts, Indiana
F: Brian Span, Virginia(m)
F: Stephen Baker, Penn
F: Reed Losee, Northwestern

Honorable Mention: Kyle Emerson, Wake Forest(m); Mamadou Doudou Diouf, Connecticut; Rob Dolot, Duke; Jordan Tyler, Penn State; Joseph Schmid, Villanova(m); Nikita Kotlov, Indiana; Simon Gomez, Duquesne; Robbie Derschang, SMU

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