Okolie Named CC POTW

Okolie Named CC POTW

LANCASTER, Pa. – Franklin & Marshall's Ugo Okolie was named the Centennial Conference (CC) Offensive Player of the Week for men's soccer, announced by the league office on Monday. The honor is the first of Okolie's career and second of the season for the Diplomats.

Okolie notched a pair of goals and an assist in a 2-0 week for No. 4 F&M. The freshman forward registered a goal and an assist in a 4-2 victory against No. 22 Elizabethtown on Wednesday, before following with the game-winning tally in the 67th minute of a 1-0 shutout of CC rival Swarthmore on Saturday. 

Through the opening seven games, Okolie has tallied four goals and 11 points, totals that, respectively, place him third and second in the conference. 

The Diplomats hit the road on Tuesday, traveling to Stevenson for a 4:00 p.m. contest.