Men's Soccer All-Conference Teams Announced

Maine Maritime senior forward Nicholas George has been named the North Atlantic Conference (NAC) Men's Soccer Player of the Year, headlining the All-Conference teams.

George led the conference with 21 points and nine goals in conference play, leading the Mariners to a 7-1-1 record and a first-place tie in the league standings.

Castleton senior goalkeeper Nate Koenemann garnered Defensive Player of the Year honors after backstopping the Spartans to a 7-1-1 mark in conference play. Koenemann led the league with seven wins and just six goals allowed in conference play, while posting three shutouts and a save percentage of .824.

Husson freshman forward Jimmy Fitzpatrick was named Rookie of the Year after leading all first-year players with 11 points and four goals in conference play this season. Fitzpatrick scored an impressive three game-winning goals in five team wins and was named conference Rookie of the Week on three separate occasions.

Castleton first-year coach John O'Connor was honored by his peers with the NAC Coach of the Year award after piloting the Spartans to the top seed in the conference tournament.

Maine Maritime garnered the league's Sportsmanship Award.

NAC all-conference selections are determined by a vote of the conference coaches. 

2013 Men's Soccer All-Conference Teams

First Team   

Nicholas George

Sr.

F

Maine Maritime

Michael Hand

Sr.

F

Thomas

Rob Lucas

Sr.

F

New England Col.

Alex Ortega

Jr.

F

Colby-Sawyer

Spencer Dandurand

Jr.

M

Castleton

Bryce Kaler

Jr.

M

Castleton

Joshua Phelps

So.

M

Thomas

David Clough

Jr.

D

Maine Maritime

Brandon Currier

Jr.

D

New England Col.

Justin Hepburn

Jr.

D

Castleton

Nate Koenemann

Sr.

GK

Castleton

 
 
 
 

Second Team   

Manny Arteaga

Jr.

F

New England Col.

Dakota Duplissie

Jr.

F

Thomas

Jimmy Fitzpatrick

Fr.

F

Husson

Joshua Bean

Fr.

M

Husson

Stephen Berenyi

So.

M

Husson

Tre Ming

So.

M

Thomas

Dameon Young

Jr.

M

Castleton

Chris Delgiudice

Sr.

D

Husson

Matt LeBlanc

So.

D

Maine Maritime

Rick Prindiville

Fr.

D

Colby-Sawyer

Mikkail Crockwell

Sr.

GK

Thomas

 

Player of the Year   

Nicholas George

Sr.

F

Maine Maritime

 
 
 
 

Defensive Player of the Year   

Nate Koenemann

Sr.

G

Castleton

 
 
 
 

Rookie of the Year   

Jimmy Fitzpatrick

Fr.

F

Husson

 
 
 
 

Coach of the Year   

John O'Connor

 
 

Castleton

 
 
 
 

Team Sportsmanship Award   

Maine Maritime