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Big Ten CommunicationsPublished: 8/29/2023, Last updated: 9/27/2023
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Wisconsin, Penn State Score 1st Weekly Men’s Soccer Honors of 2023

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Offensive Player of the Week 

Maxwell Keenan, Wisconsin

Sr. – M – Kalamazoo, Mich. – Hackett Catholic – Major: Personal Finance

·         Had a hand in all three goals, as the Badgers scored a pair of wins last week

·         Assisted on the game-winning goal in a 1-0 win over Purdue Ft. Wayne and scored the winner against Drake

·         Garners his first Offensive Player of the Week award

·         Last Wisconsin Offensive Player of the Week: Noah Melick (Oct. 9, 2018) 

Defensive Player of the Week

Kris Shakes, Penn State

Gr. – GK – Parkland, Fla. – YSC Academy – Major: Journalism

·         Tallied eight saves as the Nittany Lions went 1-0-1 on the week

·         Posted four stops in a 1-1 draw at No. 5 Pitt

·         Earns his second Defensive Player of the Week award

·         Last Penn State Defensive Player of the Week: Kris Shakes (April 6, 2021) 

2023 Big Ten Men’s Soccer Players of the Week 

Aug. 29

O: Maxwell Keenan, Wisconsin

D: Kris Shakes, Penn State