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Joe Amico | Jacksonville | DF | Senior
Started Jacksonville's 2-1 win over NJIT and 1-0 win over North Florida
Paul Dean | Rockhurst | DF | Senior
Out for the season with a torn ACL
Adam Lightner | Northern Illinois | DF | Senior
Tallied an assist in a 2-1 win over West Virginia
Wes White | Coastal Carolina | FW | RS Junior (pictured, above)
Scored both goals in a 2-1 win over Georgia State
Heath Honold | West Virginia | MF | Junior
Played 81 minutes in a 2-1 loss to Northern Illinois
Mason Leonard | Drake | DF | Junior
DNP this past week.
Matt Lewis | Fordham | DF | Junior
Started Fordham's 4-0 win over St. Bonaventure and 2-0 loss to UMASS. Fordham will play Duquesne in quarterfinal round of the A-10 Men's Soccer Championships.
JoJo Piatzcyc | West Virginia | MF | Junior
Played 105 minutes with six shot attempts (three on goal) in a 2-1 loss to Northern Illinois
Cole Stevenson | Fordham | FW | Junior
Scored in a 4-0 win over St. Bonaventure and started a 2-0 loss to UMASS. Fordham will play Duquesne in quarterfinal round of the A-10 Men's Soccer Championships.
Zach Wright | North Carolina | FW | Junior
Played 80 minutes and tallied one shot attempt as UNC fell to Boston College in the quarterfinal round of the ACC Men's Soccer Championship.
Bryce Gibson | Creighton | DF | Sophomore
Played 8 minutes in a 3-0 win over Georgetown. Played 11 minutes in a 3-1 win over Xavier in the First Round of the BIG EAST Championship.
Nic Jaimes | Drake | MF | Sophomore
Tallied one shot on goal in a 2-1 loss to Western Illinois. Started Drake's 2-0 win over Bradley in the MVC Championship play-in match. Drake will travel to Evansville to play in the MVC Championship quarterfinals
Zane Moxley | Air Force | DF | Sophomore
Alexis Quevedo | UNLV | MF | Sophomore
Came off the bench to play 45 minutes in a 3-1 win over UMKC
Hector Solorio | Niagara | MF | Sophomore
Tucker Stephenson | West Virginia | FW | Sophomore
Ryan Kellogg | West Virginia | DF | Freshman
Played 32 minutes in a 2-1 loss to Northern Illinois
John Leisman | Yale | FW | Freshman
Scored the team's go-ahead goal in a 3-1 win over St. Joseph's and tallied two shot attempts in a 3-1 loss to Brown
Logan Lucas | West Virginia | DF | Freshman
Played 109 minutes and assisted on his team's lone goal in a 2-1 loss to Northenr Illinois
Absalom Solorio | Niagara | MF | Freshman
Played 46 minutes in a 0-0 draw against Canisius
Paul Whitener | Marshall | MF | Freshman