MAYFIELD, Ky. - The 2011 All-TranSouth men's soccer teams have been announced, and each of the conference's seven eligible programs are represented.
Melvin Belong led the Bethel Wildcats to the TranSouth regular season
and tournament championships, and he has been rewarded by being named the 2011 TranSouth
men's soccer coach of the year. Belong improved his record at the helm
of the Bethel program to 69-23-9 by posting a 13-2-2 record this season.
Also representing the Wildcats is the 2011 TranSouth Player of the Year,
Mario Vila Boa. Vila Boa scored six goals and tallied three assists on
the campaign. Vila Boa was one of three Wildcats to receive votes for
the Player of the Year award, taking three of the six votes cast for
Martin Methodist College checks in with the 2011 TranSouth Freshman of the Year,
Danny Dunleavy. Dunleavy appeared 15 times for the RedHawks, scoring
twice and tallying an assist while anchoring the RedHawks' defense.
Bethel and Union University placed three players on the All-TranSouth first team, with Lyon College, Martin Methodist, and Freed-Hardeman University each getting two first team selections. Mid-Continent University and Cumberland University each had one player on the first team as well.
Cumberland, Bethel, and Martin Methodist each had three players chosen to the All-TranSouth second team, with Freed-Hardeman and Mid-Continent garnering two such selections apiece. Union Also had a second team selection.
Below are the 2011 All-TranSouth teams.FIRST TEAM
|Goalkeeper||Matthew Shattuck||Cumberland University|
|Goalkeeper||James Landham||Union University|
|Defender||Joseph Omondi||Bethel University|
|Defender||Robert Hall||Lyon College|
|Defender||Joe Beecroft||Martin Methodist|
|Midfielder||Dawyne Smith||Bethel University|
|Midfielder||Kemal Gogic||Union University|
|Midfielder||Gideon Peterson||Martin Methodist|
|Midfielder||Bill Jeffries||Lyon College|
|Forward||Guilherme Reis||Union University|
|Forward||Mario Vila Boa||Bethel University|
|Goalkeeper||Chaz Dacenhaus||Bethel University|
|Goalkeeper||Stephen Lunney||Martin Methodist|
|Defender||Luke Wilson||Cumberland University|
|Defender||Alysson Mohl||Union University|
|Defender||Robbie Coffey||Martin Methodist|
|Defender||Jorgen Hansen||Bethel University|
|Midfielder||Robert Boyd||Cumberland University|
|Forward||Benji Ciosanski||Martin Methodist|
|Forward||Mohammed Dumbuya||Bethel University|
|Forward||Harry Mason||Cumberland University|