Over named ECAC Defensive Player of the Week

Nick Over (c) 2017 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Nick Over (c) 2017 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

DANBURY, Conn. – Nick Over (Westminster, Md./Winters Mill), a senior on the McDaniel men's soccer team, has been named the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III South Men's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week for the week of Oct. 9-15.

Over, the Centennial Conference (CC) Defensive Player of the Week, led the Green Terror (8-3-2, 2-3-1 CC) to a 1-0-1 weekend, not allowing a goal in nearly 185 minutes between the pipes. He posted a shutout in a scoreless draw with Swarthmore on Saturday before holding Wilson off the board for the first 75 minutes on Sunday. He made 11 saves on the weekend, including seven against Swarthmore.

For the season, Over has a 0.84 goals-against average and .814 save percentage with six shutouts. All three totals rank in the top five in the conference.

The Green Terror returns to action at Johns Hopkins on Wednesday. Game time is 7 p.m.

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