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Maple Leaf Athlete of the Week: 10/6-12 Dean Nafziger
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Leafs - Mon, Oct. 14, 2013

GOSHEN, Ind. – After a one-week hiatus, the Springer Design Maple Leaf Athlete of the Week returns with sophomore men's soccer goaltender Dean Nafziger getting the nod for action taking place between September 6-12, 2013.

Nafziger was in net for a pair of Maple Leaf victories last week, helping Goshen to a 2-0 mark while improving to .500 (3-3-1) in Crossroads League play.  They defeated Mount Vernon Nazarene 1-0 in overtime on Tuesday and then knocked off host Marian 2-0 in Indianapolis on Saturday.

The Maple Leafs have pitched four straight shutouts in league play, holding opponents scoreless for 413 straight minutes in league contests.  Nafziger has a 1.53 goals against average this season and ranks #31 in the country with 61 saves. 

The Maple Leaf Athlete of the week is sponsored by Springer Design, Inc. and is chosen each Monday by a committee of Goshen College personnel.


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9/15-21: Anika Baumgartner (women's tennis) - Read more
9/8-14: Balazs Pirot (men's tennis) - Read more
9/1-7: Emily Fretz (women's soccer) - Read more
8/25-31: Katelyn Vendrely (women's soccer) - Read more