College Soccer News - National Team Of The Week - Week Ending September 10, 2017

Marcel Zajac - Sophomore - Forward - Akron Zajac scored twice to help Akron top UC Santa Barabara 3-1. The Zips improve to 2-2-0. 
DeJuan Jones - Junior - Forward - Michigan State Jones found the back of the net twice to power MIchigan State past Rutgers 2-1. The Spartans also defeated Cleveland State 1-0 and are now 5-0-0. 
 Mario Mastrangelo - Junior - Forward - St. Francis University Mastrangelo netted a hat trick to lead the Red Flash past Colgate 3-0. SJU improves to 3-3-0 year to date. 
Mamadou Guirassy - Senior - Forward - NJIT  Guirassy continues to come up with big plays for the Highlanders. He scored the lone goal in NJIT's 1-0 win over LIU Brooklyn and contributed two goals and an assist in their victory over St. Francis Brooklyn. The Highlanders improve to 5-0-1.  
Joh Gallagher - Senior - Forward - Notre Dame Gallagher found the back of the net three times to lead the Irish past Boston College 3-1. Notre Dame improves to 4-0-0.
Mikkel Pederson - Junior - Forward - Kentucky   Pederson played a key role on the offensive side of the ball for the Wildcats. He contributed a goal in Kentucky's 2-2 tie with Louisville and netted the game-winniwing goal in the Wildcat's 1-0 victory over UAB. 
Bradon Bye - Senior - Midfielder - Western Michigan Bye had a productive week of play contributing a goal in Western Michigan's 2-0 win over Cincinnati, their 3-2 win over Butler, and in their 2-1 victory over Drake. The Broncos improve to 5-0-1.  
Rollie Rocha - Senior - Midfielder - Tulsa  Rocha converted two penalty kicks to give Tulsa the edge they needed to upset Stanford 2-0. 
Matin Nygaard - Junior - Defender - Northeastern   Nygaard converted a penalty kick in the 108th minute of play to give Norheastern a solid 2-1 win over UMass Lowell before 2,000 fans at Parson's Field. 
Markus Fjortoft - Senior - Defender - Duke Fjortoft was part of a very solid Blue Devil defense that opened ACC play with a solid 3-1 win over Virginia Tech. Duke is now 4-0-1. 
Drake Callander - Sophomore - Goalkeeper - California Callander had a nine save evening including a big stop on a penalty kick to give the Golden Bears the edge they needed to upset Portland 2-1 in overtime.