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.


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