Kevin Gorman, Bridgewater, Senior, Forward
Gorman, a senior from Annapolis, Md., helped the Eagles to a 2-0 week and extend their winning streak to five straight games. Gorman notched all three goals in a 3-1 non-conference win over Stevenson on Wednesday. His goals came in an 11-minute span late in the second half. He scored twice in the 76th minute and added a third in the 88th minute before Stevenson regrouped with its lone tally 1:04 from full time. On Saturday, Gorman helped BC claw back from a 2-0 deficit against Randolph College in the ODAC opener. His assist on Daniel Visone's goal tied the game in the 76th minute. For the season, Gorman is second in the ODAC in points (11) and tied for second with four goals.
Men's Soccer Honor Roll
Joao Downs, East. Mennonite - (So, D -
Limon, Costa Rica, 6)
Downs contributed on both ends of the field in a 1-1 week for the Royals. Against Hampden-Sydney on Saturday, Downs pushed across the first goal of the game in an eventual 2-0 victory. Five minutes later, he cleared a ball away from the Royals' net that had gotten past EMU's keeper.
Chris Gillespie, Guilford - (So, F - Chapel Hill, N.C., 23)
Gillespie scored the first two goals of his college career to lead Guilford past visiting Washington and Lee on Saturday in the Quakers' lone action of the week. He tied the game in the 41st minute and then tallied the game-winner in the 63rd minute.
Michael Releford, Lynchburg - (Jr, G - Blacksburg, VA, 1)
Releford was stout between the posts for Lynchburg yet again as he surrendered just one goal in a 0-1-1 week for LC. He stopped 10 shots in a 1-0 loss to Salisbury, and then helped the Hornets to a 1-1 tie with Emory & Henry. His efforts helped keep the Wasps scoreless through the second half and overtime periods.
AJ Tierce, Roanoke - (Sr, MF - Vorrhees, NJ, 22)
Tierce scored Roanoke's goal in a 2-1 loss to Randolph-Macon, the Maroons' only game of the week.
Andrew Oakes, Randolph-Macon - (Fr, F - Fredriclsburg, VA, 8)
Oakes scored two goals this week to help Randolph-Macon post a 1-1 tie with Averett and a 2-1 double-overtime victory against Roanoke. Oakes scored the go-ahead goal in the 114th minute of 2OT to give R-MC its first win of the season.
Brian Cornell, Va. Wesleyan - (JR, MR - Front Royal, Va., 4)
In a 1-1 week for the Marlins, Cornell scored his first two goals of the season to help Virginia Wesleyan to a 3-0 victory over Shenandoah University in the ODAC opener for both teams. It also marked the first men's soccer game in ODAC play for the Hornets.