Coach Peterson honored; Eagles dominate MCAC Soccer awards

BARTLESVILLE, OKLA. — The Midlands Collegiate Athletic Conference announced the 2013 All-MCAC Men’s Soccer Teams and Scholar-Athletes Monday in advance of the MCAC Men’s Soccer Tournament in Bartlesville, Okla. (Nov. 15-16).

Among the highlight for the Eagles, were head coach Jamie Peterson winning coach of the year one again after leading his team to another undefeated record in conference play.

Lucas Cordeiro, Ivan Ristic and Perica Obradovic also copped awards, while Nemanja Zalad, Ben Williams, Lucas Almeida and Jack McGowan were also among those recognised.

Below is the list of respective honors:

All-MCAC First Team
GK: Alex Akrawi, Central Christian College
GK: Luka Stojanovic, Oklahoma Wesleyan University
D: Ivan Ristic, Oklahoma Wesleyan University
D: Alan Carr, Bellevue University
D: Nemanja Zalad, Oklahoma Wesleyan University
D: Jamie Waters, Bellevue University
D: Ben Williams, Oklahoma Wesleyan University
MF: Lucas Almeida, Oklahoma Wesleyan University
MF: Perica Obradovic, Oklahoma Wesleyan University
MF: Manuel Lira, Bellevue University
MF: Luka Milicevic, Oklahoma Wesleyan University
F: Lucas Cordeiro, Oklahoma Wesleyan University
F: Jack McGowan, Oklahoma Wesleyan University
F: Leigh Veidman, Bellevue University
F: Sabelo Hlongwane, Central Baptist College

MCAC Offensive Player of the Year:  Lucas Cordeiro, Oklahoma Wesleyan University
MCAC Defensive Player of the Year:  Ivan Ristic, Oklahoma Wesleyan University
MCAC Freshman of the Year: Perica Obradovic, Oklahoma Wesleyan University
MCAC Newcomer of the Year: Kwaku Amoah, Waldorf College
MCAC Coach of the Year: Jamie Peterson, Oklahoma Wesleyan University

All-MCAC Second Team
GK: Alejandro Olmos, Waldorf College
D: Lee Woolmore, Bellevue University
D: Brandon Willis, Oklahoma Wesleyan University
D: Charles Hassel, Waldorf College
MF: Daniel Carney, Oklahoma Wesleyan University
MF: Darko Nikolic, Oklahoma Wesleyan University
MF: Jake Cawsey, Bellevue University
MF: Tobias Maetzke, Bellevue University
MF: Scott McArthur, Waldorf College
MF: Joshua Reed, Central Baptist College
MF: Jorge Arenas, Waldorf College
F: Kwaku Amoah, Waldorf College
F: Rob Jackson, Bellevue University

MCAC Scholar-Athletes*
Charles Hassel, Waldorf College
Scott Hanson, Waldorf College
Carlos Ruiz, Waldorf College
Trevnie Lee, Waldorf College
Luke Zacharias, Waldorf College
Josh Black, Central Christian College
Ben Hartzell, Central Christian College
Ray Anderson, Central Christian College
Brian Stackhouse, Central Christian College
Gary Rafferty, Bellevue University
Leigh Veidman, Bellevue University
Kris McFadyen, Bellevue University
Jamie Waters, Bellevue University
Tobias Maertzke, Bellevue University
Aaron Terrill, Oklahoma Wesleyan University
Ben Williams, Oklahoma Wesleyan University
Ivan Ristic, Oklahoma Wesleyan University
Lucas Cordeiro, Oklahoma Wesleyan University
Ryan McEntee, Oklahoma Wesleyan University
Vinicius Machado, Oklahoma Wesleyan University
Carlos Fernandes, York College
Bestley Pierre, York College
Andrew Rush, York College
Abdul Sesay, York College