Men's Soccer
Nortey Garners National Recognition

C. Nortey

C. Nortey

Sept. 30, 2013

MILWAUKEE - Redshirt sophomore C. Nortey earned a spot on the BIG EAST Conference Men's Soccer Weekly Honor Roll and TopDrawerSoccer.com Team of the Week for his game-winning goal in the Marquette University men's soccer team's victory at Xavier, the league announced Monday.

His golazo provided the lone tally in the Golden Eagles' 1-0 road win, helping Marquette win its fourth straight BIG EAST Conference opener. Nortey split a pair of Xavier defenders and his strike from 20 yards out beat the Musketeers goalkeeper top-shelf to break a scoreless tie in the 31st minute.

[Vote for Nortey's goal as "Best Goal of the Weekend" on TopDrawerSoccer.com here].

It was Nortey's team-leading fourth goal of the season and 13th of his career. He becomes the fourth different MU men's soccer player in as many weeks recognized by the BIG EAST.

Marquette's 2013 BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll Selections
Axel Sjoberg (Sept. 9, 2013)
Eric Pothast (Sept. 16, 2013)
Charlie Lyon (Sept. 23, 2013)
C. Nortey (Sept. 30, 2013)


 

 

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