ELMHURST, Ill. – Denver forward Eric Kronenberg was named Summit League Men's Soccer Offensive Player of the Week and Oral Roberts goalkeeper Thibaut Giquel garnered the Defensive Player of the Week award for their performances Oct. 2-8.
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Thibaut Giquel, Oral Roberts
Sr. // GK // Vannes, France
· Garnered his first career Defensive Player of the Week award
· Registered a shutout victory in the league victory over Fort Wayne
· Made four saves in the win and now has 43 total to rank second in The Summit League
· Yielded one goal in 180 total minutes of action during the week
Previous honorees: Aug. 28 – Dan Mooney, Denver/Stephen Siy, Omaha; Sept. 5 – Mike Novotny, Eastern Illinois; Sept. 11 – Jacob Weiler, Omaha; Sept. 18 – Seth Rinderknecht, Omaha; Sept. 25 – Josesph Ghitis, Omaha/Mike Novotny, Eastern Illinois; Oct. 2 – Tim Trilk, Western Illinois
OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Eric Kronenberg, Denver
Sr. // F // Boulder, Colo.
· Earned his second career Offensive Player of the Week honor (also Sept. 2, 2014)
· Scored game-winning goal in 1-0 victory in league contest against Eastern Illinois
· Has two goals this season after returning from back-to-back knee injuries
· Is tied for fifth in Denver Division I annals with six career game-winners
Also nominated: Elvir Ibisevic, Omaha; Dante Brigida, Oral Roberts
Previous honorees: Aug. 28 – Elvir Ibisevic, Omaha; Sept. 5 – Elvir Ibisevic, Omaha; Sept. 11 – Emmanuel Hamzat, Omaha; Sept. 18 – Fernando Pacheco, Western Illinois; Sept. 25 – Drew Whalen, Western Illinois; Oct. 2 – Romain Lopez, Fort Wayne
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