NEW LONDON, Conn.--For the second time this season, Connecticut College senior All-American midfielder Pat Devlin of Washington Crossing, Pa. has been honored as the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Men's Soccer Player of the Week.
Devlin, helped lead his squad to two key victories this week with some timely offense. Devlin supplied the game-winning goal in a 2-1 triumph at Eastern Connecticut State University Tuesday. Saturday at Bates, Devlin scored the equalizer in the 79th minute before chipping in the game winner 2:55 into the second overtime as the Camels battled back to take their fourth straight win in a 2-1 triumph.
Devlin, who had scored six goals in his first three seasons on the pitch, is leading the New England Small College Athletic Conference in scoring this fall with 11 goals scored. He is ranked ninth nationally with an average of 2.63 points per game and is 12th in the country with 1.13 goals scored per game.
Devlin and the Camels catapulted their way up to the seventh slot in the latest NSCAA New England Regional Ranking.
Tomorrow afternoon, the Camels will clash with 16th ranked Amherst College for a 4:00 p.m. game in New London.