Aldred Named GSC Men’s Soccer Player of the Week

first_imgAldred Named GSC Men’s Soccer Player of the Week Matthew Aldred (Photo by Melanie Burke) BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Junior forward Matthew Aldred (Eastbourne, England/Loughborough) of the West Florida men’s soccer team earned Gulf South Conference Player of the Week honors, it was announced by the conference office on Tuesday.  Aldred scored two goals in his UWF debut on Thursday in the Argonauts 3-0 win at Spring Hill.The English striker appeared in his first game with West Florida (2-0) as a substitution on a corner kick on Thursday, and on that play his first touch on the ball resulted in a goal.  Aldred added a second goal at Spring Hill as well, scoring in the second half to give UWF a three-goal lead.  He got the start against Tennessee Wesleyan on Saturday and played 62 minutes, firing two shots and one on goal.The Argonauts will host their home opener this Friday, September 10 at 7:30 p.m. against Sunshine State Conference rival Rollins.  For information on all UWF Athletics, visit www.GoArgos.com.Print Friendly Versioncenter_img Sharelast_img