WESTWOOD, Mass. – The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) announced the Men's Soccer All-Conference and Postseason Awards on Tuesday morning. Clark University men's soccer senior goalkeeper, Connor Maguire (Dunstable, Mass.) and sophomore Sean Munroe (Silver Spring, Md.) were named to the NEWMAC All-Conference First Team while teammate Jack Stark (Abington, Mass.) was named to the conference All-Sportsmanship team.
Maguire finished the season with 110 saves and a .791 save percentage and helped lead the team to a NEWMAC Semifinal appearance. He finished the 2017 campaign with four shutouts and a 6-6-4 overall record. Munroe finished as the Cougar's top goal scorer with 30 points on the season from 15 goals including three game-winners.
After an impressive 2017 season, leading the conference in goals and total points, Wheaton's Amara Sesay has been named the Athlete of the Year. Helping lead Coast Guard to one of the most impressive seasons in program history highlighted with 11 shutouts, Austin Read has been named the Defensive Player of the Year while MIT's Loukas Carayannopoulos was voted the 2017 Rookie of the Year.
Voted by the eight men's soccer coaches, Wheaton's Mike Coven has been named the 2017 Men's Soccer Coach of the Year.
The NEWMAC Men's Soccer All-Conference Team consists of a first team of 12 selections and a second team of 13 individuals that are voted on by the men's soccer coaches from the conference. The 2017 honorees are listed below.
Also being recognized are the eight men's soccer players that were named to the All-Sportsmanship Team. The award is intended to recognize one student-athlete from each team, in every sport that best demonstrates the ideals of the NEWMAC and its Code of Conduct, regardless of his/her overall performance or statistics for the season. The men's soccer honorees are listed below.
2017 NEWMAC Men's Soccer All-Conference
|First Team All-Conference||Amara Sesay||Wheaton College|
|First Team All-Conference||Paul Beatty||WPI|
|First Team All-Conference||Sean Munroe||Clark University|
|First Team All-Conference||Christian Schneider||Springfield College|
|First Team All-Conference||Danny Murphy||Springfield College|
|First Team All-Conference||Loukas Carayannopoulos||MIT|
|First Team All-Conference||Brendan Nemes||WPI|
|First Team All-Conference||Ryan Dandan||U.S. Coast Guard Academy|
|First Team All-Conference||Xavi Arroyo||Springfield College|
|First Team All-Conference||Austin Read||U.S. Coast Guard Academy|
|First Team All-Conference||Jackson Greenspan||Babson College|
|First Team All-Conference||Connor Maguire||Clark University|
|Second Team All-Conference||Riley Doherty||WPI|
|Second Team All-Conference||Sean Hurlburt||Wheaton College|
|Second Team All-Conference||Harry Davis||Springfield College|
|Second Team All-Conference||Chris Czarnecki||Babson College|
|Second Team All-Conference||Curran Wait||Wheaton College|
|Second Team All-Conference||Cam Powell||Springfield College|
|Second Team All-Conference||Luke Telang||U.S. Coast Guard Academy|
|Second Team All-Conference||Noah Parker||Babson College|
|Second Team All-Conference||Ryan Stuntz||MIT|
|Second Team All-Conference||Thad Daguilh||MIT|
|Second Team All-Conference||Derrick Naugler||WPI|
|Second Team All-Conference||Stewart Frank||Springfield College|
|Second Team All-Conference||Connor Hoeckele||WPI|
2017 NEWMAC Men's Soccer All-Sportsmanship Team
|Tim Wood||Springfield College|
|Jack Stark||Clark University|
|Garrett Magill||U.S. Coast Guard Academy|
|Lucas Fischer||Emerson College|
|Nathan Domingos||Wheaton College|
|Dan McGuinness||Babson College|