Coulter named A-Sun Defensive Player of the Week

Monday, October 22, 2012

Goalkeeper shuts out NKU

MACON, Ga. (Oct. 22, 2012) – Redshirt junior Ryan Coulter (Dublin, Ireland) earned his fifth shutout of the season last week against Northern Kentucky, and was named Atlantic Sun Defensive Player of the Week on Monday.

Coulter made three saves against the Norse on Friday for his second consecutive shutout. The win boosted ETSU’s record to 4-1 in A-Sun play, tying ETSU with Mercer for first place. In ETSU’s five conference games, Coulter has allowed just three goals to accumulate a GAA of 0.60.

The award is the fourth of Coutler’s two-year Buccaneer career, and his second this season. Coulter’s other A-Sun Defensive Player of the Week selection this season came the week of Sept. 4.

USC Upstate’s Dani Alvarado split the defensive voting with Coulter, also earning this week’s honors.

Coulter Notes

- Made three saves in earning his fifth shutout of the season on Friday against NKU.

- Has allowed just three goals through five A-Sun games, accumulating a GAA of 0.60.

- His second Defensive Player of the Week selection this season, and the fourth of his ETSU career.

TextCaster

ETSU fans wanting to receive Buccaneer news, score updates, in-game promotions and much more sent to their mobile device can do so by signing up for “Buc Updates.” Click here to sign up today!

For more information on ETSU men's soccer, please visit ETSUBucs.com and click on the men's soccer links.

Follow ETSU Athletics on Twitter Twitter and become a fan on Facebook Facebook.
MBB UNC Greensboro 80 F
Dec 13 ETSU 79
WBB Eastern Kentucky University 49 Final
Dec 13 ETSU 64
WBB ETSU 86 Final
Dec 15 Morehead State University 77
MBB ETSU 63 F
Dec 16 Eastern Kentucky 60
WBB ETSU 48 Final
Dec 19 University of North Carolina Wilmington 61
WBB ETSU 56 Final
Dec 20 Jacksonville State University 57
MBB ETSU Richmond, Va.
Dec 22, 7:00 p.m. VCU
WBB Iona College Johnson City, Tenn.
Dec 29, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
MBB ETSU Knoxville, Tenn.
Dec 31, 1:00 p.m. Tennessee
WBB ETSU Chapel Hill, N.C.
Jan 2, 2:00 p.m. University of North Carolina
MBB VMI Freedom Hall
Jan 2, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
MBB ETSU Birmingham, Ala.
Jan 5, 8:00 p.m. Samford
MBB Mercer Freedom Hall
Jan 8, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Greenville, S.C.
Jan 10, 2:00 p.m. Furman University
MBB Chattanooga Freedom Hall
Jan 10, 4:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Spartanburg, S.C.
Jan 12, 11:30 a.m. Wofford College