HIGH POINT, N.C. – Lees-McRae College's Nathan Watt has been named the Conference Carolinas Men's Soccer Player of the Week for matches played the week of Oct. 23-29, the Conference announced today. This marks the fourth POTW honor for Lees-McRae.
Watt, a senior from Newcastle, England, posted seven points and led the Bobcats to the No. 2 seed in the Conference Carolinas Men's Soccer Championship after going 2-0 last week. In an 8-0 win over North Greenville, Watt dished out a hat-trick of assists for three points. He followed that performance up with four points on two assists and one goal in a 6-1 win over Emmanuel.
Watt currently leads Conference Carolinas in assists (14) and fifth in points (20).
Also nominated for Men's Soccer Player of the Week: Roberto Ortega Lopez (Limestone), Trevor Knight (Mount Olive), Marcel Joseph (Southern Wesleyan), Dillon Erkens (North Greenville) & Luis Calderon (King)
2017 Men's Soccer Players of the Week
Week One (Sept. 4) – Jens Madsen Hordvik (Barton)
Week Two (Sept. 11) – Tom Deeley (Lees-McRae)
Week Three (Sept. 18) – Harvey McMorrow (Lees-McRae)
Week Four (Sept. 25) – Sebastian Loibl (Mount Olive)
Week Five (Oct. 2) – Miguel Uribe (Southern Wesleyan)
Week Six (Oct. 9) – Josh Baker (Chowan)
Week Seven (Oct. 16) – Dominic Boland (Limestone)
Week Eight (Oct. 23) – Tom Deeley (Lees-McRae)
Week Nine (Oct. 30) – Nathan Watt (Lees-McRae)