HIGH POINT, N.C. – Barton College goalkeeper Jens Madsen Hordvik has been named the Conference Carolinas Men's Soccer Player of the Week for matches played Aug. 31 - Sept. 3, the Conference announced today.
A senior from Arendal, Norway, Hordvik led the Bulldogs to an early season upset of No. 23 ranked Tusculum over the weekend. In 90 minutes between the pipes, Hordvik would make nine saves to earn a 1-0 shutout of the Pioneers and move the Bulldogs to 1-0 on the season.
Hordvik leads Conference Carolinas in save percentage (1.000), while ranking fifth in saves (9).
Also nominated for Men's Soccer Player of the Week: Tom Deeley (Lees-McRae), Lucas Lavender (King), Dimitri Ney (Limestone) & Patrick Kibler (Belmont Abbey)
2017 Men's Soccer Players of the Week
Week One (Sept. 4) – Jens Madsen Hordvik (Barton)