Eight Broncos Named Among WCC Men's Soccer Top Performers for 2011

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SAN BRUNO, Calif. - The West Coast Conference men's soccer awards were announced Tuesday and Santa Clara University was well represented, as eight Broncos were named among the league's top performers for 2011.

Santa Clara seniors Mykell Bates and Brandon Zimmerman garnered All-WCC First Team honors, as did high-scoring junior forward Erik Hurtado. Rookie midfielder Glenn Vass was an All-WCC Freshman Team selection and Eric Masch, Connor Mitchell, Larry Jackson and Wesley Culver were honorable mentions.

Pictured from (left-right) Bates, Hurtado and Zimmerman.

2011 West Coast Conference Honors:
Player of the Year

Dan Delgado, Jr., MF, San Diego
Defensive Player of the Year
Ryan Kawulok, So., Portland
Goalkeeper of the Year
Brendan Roslund, Jr.., San Francisco
Freshman of the Year
Clark Phillips, F, Gonzaga
Coach of the Year
Adam Cooper, Saint Mary's

2011 ALL-WEST COAST CONFERENCE FIRST TEAM
Player (Yr./Pos./School)
Mykell Bates (Sr./D/Santa Clara)
Agustin Cazarez (Sr./MF/Saint Mary's)
Dan Delgado (Jr./MF/San Diego)
Steven Evas (So./MF/Portland)
Erik Hurtado (Jr./F/Santa Clara)
Artur Jozkowicz (Sr./F/Loyola Marymount)
Ryan Kawulok (So./D/Portland)
Elijah Galbraith-Knapp (So./D/San Diego)
Michael Nielsen (Sr./MF/Portland)
Brendan Roslund (Jr./GK/San Francisco)
Brandon Zimmerman (Sr./MF/Santa Clara)

2011 ALL-WEST COAST CONFERENCE SECOND TEAM
Player (Yr. /Pos./School)
Miguel Aguilar (Fr./F/San Francisco)
Malcolm Alugas (Sr./F/Saint Mary's)
Jose Cabeza  (Jr./MF/Saint Mary's)
Phil Da Silva (Sr./F/Loyola Marymount)
Julian Godinez (RS-Sr./MF/Saint Mary's)
Nick Hamer (So./MF/Gonzaga)
Doug Herrick (Sr./GK/Saint Mary's
Tyler Krumpe (Sr./D/Loyola Marymount)
James Matern (RS-So./MF/Gonzaga)
Josh Phillips (So./D/Gonzaga)
Stephen Posa (Sr./F/San Diego)

2011 ALL-WEST COAST CONFERENCE HONORABLE MENTION
Connor Barbaree (Portland); Charles Blase (San Diego); Derek Boggs (Portland); Ricardo Carrillo (Portland); Wesley Culver (Santa Clara); Justin Grider (Saint Mary's); Larry Jackson (Santa Clara); Vegard Karlsen (San Francisco); Eric Masch (Santa Clara); Logan McDaniel (Loyola Marymount); Conor McFadden (San Diego); John McFarlin (Loyola Marymount); Connor Mitchell (Santa Clara); Trevor Newquist (Saint Mary's); Kevin Orozco (San Francisco); Clark Phillips (Gonzaga); David Romney (San Francisco)

2011 ALL-WEST COAST CONFERENCE FRESHMAN TEAM
Player (Pos./School)
Miguel Aguilar (F/San Francisco)
Derek Boggs (MF/Portland)
Thomas Fiskerstrand (D/San Diego)
Riley Hanley (MF/Saint Mary's)
John McFarlin (MF/Loyola Marymount)
Nate Pacheco (F/Gonzaga)
Clark Phillips (F/Gonzaga)
David Romney (D/San Francisco)
Dylan Seedman (D/Loyola Marymount)
Glenn Vass (MF/Santa Clara)
Brian Visser (D/San Francisco)