Men’s Soccer Players Recognized for Excellence

With the 2017 soccer season in the books, a number of the student-athletes on the men’s soccer team received honors.  Wesley Trueblood (Salem, Indiana), a freshman starting defender, and Alejandro Sotelo (Round Lake Beach, Illinois), a freshman forward, were named to the NCCAA North Central All-Region Team. 

Twelve other athletes received honors in the form of scholar-athlete recognition.  Rob Oostindie (Grand Rapids, Michigan) and Jake DeRuiter (Pella, Iowa) are scholar-athletes at the NAIA, NCCAA, and CCAC level. Jake Heyboer (Jenison, Michigan) and Jared Mulder (Delavan, Wisconsin) receive the academic recognition from the NCCAA and CCAC.  Also joining the CCAC Scholar-Athlete list are Tyler VanElst (Grandville, Michigan), Kris Kirchhoff (Frankfort, Illinois), Evan Witmer (Auburn, Indiana), Tyler Schutt (Crown Point, Indiana)), Gabriel Soler (Sao Paolo, Brazil), Daniel Walters (Zeeland, Michigan), and junior varsity players Dylan Busscher (Holland, Michigan) and Case Van Wingerden (Wyoming, Michigan).