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Davidson Men’s Soccer Hands Out Postseason Awards

by | Nov 20, 2018 | Sports

DAVIDSON, N.C. – Coming off their best season in Atlantic 10 play since joining the league in 2014, the Davidson men’s soccer team recently handed out postseason hardware with Jordan Hill earning Most Valuable Player, Sawyer Gaffney the Champion Award and seniors Tanner Carlson and Drew Krueger sharing the Charlie Slagle Coaches’ Award.

The players vote the Most Valuable Player and Champion Award, while the coaching staff determines the Coaches’ Award.

Jordan Hill
Most Valuable Player

Comments from Coach Spear 
“No surprise the team voted Jordan as MVP. He was our leader in performance. He commanded our back line. He shut down countless opponents’ attacking efforts. Jordan is the man!”

Sawyer Gaffney
Champion Award – Highlights the player that most epitomizes team mantras like Brotherhood, All In, Toughness and Excellence. 

Comments from Coach Spear 
“The team and coaches respect Sawyer’s work ethic, focus, and ambition. He made a big jump this season in level of play, confidence, and impact.”

Tanner Carlson and Drew Krueger
Charlie Slagle Coaches’ Award – The Charlie Slagle Coaches Award highlights a player that makes important, indelible contributions on and off the field. 

Comments from Coach Spear 
“The staff admires Tanner and Drew for their important example of always giving their best each day and for the team. That is excellence. Tanner is very others’ oriented and aims to help the cause. Drew is our best student who is remarkably balanced with his pre-med school rigor and NCAA Division I soccer commitment.”

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