Senior Cody Gardiner has been named the University Athletic Association Men’s Soccer Co-Defensive Player of the Week as announced by the conference office late Tuesday afternoon. It marks the first career weekly honor for the fourth-year defender.
Junior Moustafa Khattab and senior Jason McCartney accounted for the Emory offense in the season opener Friday afternoon as the duo combined to score all three goals in a 3-0 victory over North Carolina Wesleyan at the Woodruff PE Center in Atlanta.
The Emory University Men’s Soccer team, coming off a 10-win campaign in 2016, opens the 2017 season this weekend with the annual Sonny Carter Invitational Tournament. The Eagles will host NC Wesleyan on Friday at 4:30 PM EST before taking on Pacific Lutheran at 7:00 PM EST on Saturday.