The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

September 3, 2013

Almeida earns league honor


Special to the Herald

---- — KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Ashford men's soccer senior forward Lucas Almeida was named the Association of Independent Institutions Male Athlete of the Week on Monday.

Almeida, from Sao Paulo, Brazil, scored in both matches over the weekend as the 15th-ranked Saints beat No. 5 Auburn Montgomery 5-2 on Friday and knocked off top-ranked Belhaven 2-1 on Saturday. He also tabulated an assist in Saturday's victory.

Almeida has scored in all three games and has netted 39 goals during his career at Ashford.