A native of Yardley, Pa., he is one of two Mid-American Conference players to be named to the first team, joining Akron's Scott Caldwell.
WVC TENNIS: The University of Charleston women's tennis team, defending West Virginia Conference regular-season and conference tournament champion, has been chosen to win the league title this year in voting by the league's coaches.
The Golden Eagles racked up 116 total points while registering a first-place vote on eight ballots. West Virginia State was selected to finish second, garnering one first-place vote and tallying 107 total points.
LOCAL GOLF: Barry Evans of Berry Hills Country Club is tied for 10th after the opening round Monday of the Namsco Plastics Industries Seven Spring Open at Seven Springs Mountain Resort in Champion, Pa.
Evans finished his round with a 71.
GAME CHANGE: The West Virginia State women's volleyball home game with Bluefield State College has been moved to September 20.
HERD SOCCER: Marshall senior Robin Waskowski's goal knotted the game in the 64th minute, but James Madison answered with a goal in the 94th minute to propel the host Dukes to a 2-1 overtime victory over the Thundering Herd on Sunday.
After a scoreless first half, Lauren Wilson scored a goal in the 54th minute to put the Dukes (1-0) up 1-0. James Madison's lead would be short-lived, however, as Waskowski scored from close range in the 64th minute to bring the game back into a tie.
During the three minutes and 20 seconds of overtime, James Madison took only one shot, a Wilson cross that was redirected into the goal for the game-winner off the foot of midfielder Kelly Germain.