Men's Soccer

Nelson named Association of Division III Independents men’s soccer Player of the Week

Nelson named Association of Division III Independents men’s soccer Player of the Week

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Maranatha Baptist University sophomore midfielder Tyler Nelson (Raleigh, N.C.) has been selected as the Association of Division III Independents men's soccer Player of the Week. Nelson had a strong week for the Sabercats, scoring two goals on the week on four shots on goal. The sophomore opened the week with the game-winning goal in the 87th minute in a 2-1 win over Ripon College on Tuesday. The midfielder also added a goal on Friday in a narrow 3-2 loss to Grace Bible.