Townsend and G. Dugas Earn First NAC Weekly Awards of 2018-19 Season

Townsend and G. Dugas Earn First NAC Weekly Awards of 2018-19 Season

WATERVILLE, Maine - Following the first week of competition for the 2018-19 season, two Eagles were awarded North Atlantic Conference (NAC) weekly honors. Senior Gavin Dugas achieved Golfer of the Week and junior Kyle Townsend earned Defensive Player of the Week for men's soccer. 

Golfer of the Week - Gavin Dugas, Husson (Sr. - Pittsfield, Maine))

While competing against 87 student-athletes from 16 different schools in the Transylvania Fall Invitational this past weekend, Gavin Dugas earned medalist honors, coming out on top after three rounds of golf. Shooting 6-under overall, Dugas recorded a three-round score of 210 (70-72-68).

Defensive Player of the Week - Kyle Townsend, Husson (Jr., GK - Hampden, Maine)

Holding Wentworth to a 1-1 draw through double overtime in Husson's season opener, Kyle Townsend recorded six saves in net for the Eagles. To close out the weekend, Townsend shut down eight shots, giving up only two goals in 200 minutes while helping the Eagles capture their first victory of the season, 2-1, over Becker on Sunday.