Snyder Named to National Team of the Week
Oct. 1, 2013
ANNAPOLIS, Md. - Navy senior goalkeeper Gavin Snyder (Severna Park, Md.) has been named to the TopDrawerSoccer.com National Team of the Week for the week ending September 29th, the website announced Tuesday.
Additionally, Navy (4-3-2, 1-0 PL) has made its season debut in the NSCAA Mid-Atlantic Region Poll at No. 8. Butler is ranked No. 1 in the region and fellow Patriot League schools Army (No. 7) and Bucknell (No. 9) also appear in the top 10.
Snyder is the lone goalkeeper on the national team of the week list. The senior went 2-0 with two shutouts in a pair of Navy wins. Snyder made eight saves to go along with his 0.00 goals-against average and 1.000 save percentage.
Snyder helped Navy post a 2-0 shutout win at Virginia Tech on Tuesday before helping Navy secure a 1-0 shutout victory over Boston University in the team's conference opener on Saturday evening.
Snyder has yet to allow a goal in 267 minutes in 2013 and his season record is 3-0-0.
On Monday, sophomore forward Jamie Dubyoski (Catonsville, Md.) was named to the College Soccer News Team of Week. He was also named the Patriot League Brine Offensive Player of the Week and the NAAA Athlete of the Week for tallying five points and two game-winners last week against Virginia Tech and Boston University.
Navy's game against Howard on Tuesday has been cancelled. The Mids are scheduled to play at Lafayette on Saturday at 12 noon.