Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Area Colleges: League honors UIS soccer players Allevi, Geile

University of Illinois Springfield junior forward Zachary Allevi and sophomore goalkeeper Tommy Geile have earned the first Great Lakes Valley Conference men's soccer Player of the Week honors this season, the league announced Monday.

Allevi was named GLVC Offensive Player of the Week, while Geile was chosen as Defensive Player of the Week.

Allevi totaled five shots, two goals and one assist in the Prairie Stars’ wins against South Dakota School of Mines and the University of Mary.

Geile played 191 minutes in the two games and let in just one goal while making 15 saves.

This article appeared online in The State Journal-Register on September 7, 2015.

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