Published Monday, November 4, 2013 AT 12:01 PM / Updated at 12:01 PM
UNO’s Garcia is Summit League offensive player of week
Mavericks Today Omaha World-Herald

UNO freshman Christian Garcia was named Summit League offensive player of the week on Monday.

Garcia, an El Paso, Texas native, had a hand in all three goals in Sunday’s 3-0 win at Eastern Illinois. The forward had two goals and one assist.

His five-point performance matched the school record, and his 10 shots in the match were a school best. He also had four shots on goal to tie the school mark.

Garcia opened the scoring in the 26th minute by taking a through ball from Chava Garcia and beating the goalie from seven yards out on the right side. Garcia then assisted on a goal in the 53rd minute, and he capped the scoring in the 84th minute.

Denver goalkeeper Oliver Brown collected the Summit League Defensive Player of the Week award.

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