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Guerineau and Vargas Named Summit League Players of the Week

Guerineau and Vargas Named Summit League Players of the Week

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – For the fourth time this season the Oral Roberts men's soccer team swept the weekly Summit League accolades with forward Tanguy Guerineau and defender Gustavo Vargas named Summit League Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week.

Guerineau scored his first goal in the 52nd-minute as the Golden Eagles recorded a 2-0 win at Eastern Illinois. Guerineau added an assist on the game-winning goal by Reed Berry in the 32nd-minute.

Vargas picked up his first-career defensive honor after helping the Oral Roberts tally a clean sheet against Eastern Illinois (2-0). Additionally, Vargas played in all 90 minutes on the Golden Eagles' back line and limited the Panthers to one shot on goal.

OFFENSIVE
Tanguy Guerineau, Oral Roberts
R-Sr. | F | Montpellier, France

  • Scored his first goal of the season in a 2-0 win at Eastern Illinois
  • Picked up an assist in the  32nd-minute on a game-winning goal by Reed Berry
  • This is the first weekly honor for Guerineau

Also nominated: Ryan DeBois, Western Illinois; Aaron Uribe, Omaha; Maxwell Allen, Eastern Illinois

DEFENSIVE
Gustavo Vargas, Oral Roberts
R-Sr. | D | Bogota, Columbia
 

  • Played in all 90 minutes against Eastern Illinois, holding them scoreless in a 2-0 victory
  • Limited Panthers to one shot on goal
  • This is the first weekly honor for Vargas

Also nominated: Tim Trilk, Western Illinois; Tor Erik Larsen, Purdue Fort Wayne; Edgar Mesa, Eastern Illinois

Previous Players of the Week

September 3
Offense: Reed Berry, Oral Roberts
Defense: Miles Motakef, Oral Roberts

September 9
Offense:
Dante Brigida, Oral Roberts
Defense: Miles Motakef, Oral Roberts

September 16
Offense: Blake Cearns, Purdue Fort Wayne
Defense:
Will Palmquist, Denver

September 23
Offense:
Dante Brigida, Oral Roberts
Defense:
Tor Erik Larsen, Purdue Fort Wayne

September 30
Offense: Juan Arias, Oral Roberts
Defense: Miles Motakef, Oral Roberts

For the latest information on ORU men's soccer, follow @ORUMSoccer on Twitter or go to www.ORUAthletics.com. Fans can also receive updates on the team by downloading the Golden Eagles Front Row App at ORUAthletics.com/frontrow or in the App Store.

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