Mariners Monday: Men's Soccer

Mariners Monday: Men's Soccer

Season Highlights:

Team Conference Rankings:

  • The Mariners ranked first in the NAC in save percentage (0.818)
  • Matthew Caron led the NAC in assists per game (0.50), shots per game (4.69) and total assists (8)
  • Joshua Reeks led the NAC in save percentage (.877)

NCAA Rankings:

  • Matthew Caron ranked 19th among NCAA D3 players in shots per game (4.69), 28th in assists per game (0.50), 42nd in shots on goal per game (2.00) and 47th in total assists (8)
  • Joshua Reeks ranked 13th in division 3 in save percentage (.877) and 36th in saves per game (6.45)

Individual Honors:

  • Evan Backus was named to the NAC First Team
  • Matthew Caron garnered NAC Player of the Year and NAC First Team accolades
  • Ryan Holmes landed a spot on the NAC First Team
  • Andrew King was named to the NAC All-Academic Team
  • Dylan Labun earned a spot on the NAC All-Academic Team
  • Eli Olson was named to both the NAC Sportsmanship Team and NAC All-Academic Team
  • Jesse Pelletier earned a spot on the NAC All-Academic Team
  • Joshua Reeks was named the NAC Defensive Player of the Year and to the NAC First Team
  • Billy Shannon was voted NAC Coach of the Year
  • Mason Whitaker was named a CoSIDA Google Cloud Academic All-District® One and to the NAC All-Academic Team

Single-Game Records:

  • Matthew Caron broke the single-game record for shots in a game when he tallied 16 shots against Unity on October 9
  • Joshua Reeks tallied 19 saves against UMaine-Fort Kent on Ocotber 8, ranking second all-time in a single-game
  • The Mariners tied their single-game record for points in a game, when they tallies 30 points against UMaine-Machias on September 19, the team also set a new single-game record for assists (8) in the same game
  • The team tallied 11 goals against UMaine-Machias on September 19, ranking first all-time in a single-game and combined for 33 shots in that game, ranking third all-time in that category

Single-Season Records:

  • Matthew Caron set a single-season record for shots (75), while converting on two penalty kicks, to rank second in that category and tallying 32 shots on goal to rank third all-time in a single season
  • Caron tallied three game-winning goals in 2018, tying for third all-time in a single season
  • Joshua Reeks allowed 0.93 goals per game, ranking fourth all-time in that category
  • The Mariners landed 118 shots on goal in 2018, ranking fifth all-time in a single-season

Career Records:

  • Matthew Caron will enter his senior season, ranked second in game-winning goals (8), fourth in shots attempted (162), fifth in shots on goal (72), sixth all-time in points (61), eighth in goals (24)
  • Dalton Moore enters his junior season ranking fifth in shots attempted (136)
  • Joshua Reeks ended his career with the Mariners ranking second all-time in wins (18), goalie games played/started (46/44) and goalie minutes played (3,912), fifth all-time in shutouts (9), tied for fifth all-time in saves (247), eighth in goals against average (1.63)
  • Mason Whitaker concludes his career ranking ninth all-time in minutes played and 10th in games started (53)