Casas tabbed as SSC Men's Offensive Player of the Week

Casas tabbed as SSC Men's Offensive Player of the Week

SAINT LEO, Fla.Marcelo Casas was tabbed the Sunshine State Conference Men's Offensive Player of the Week after lifting the Lions to their first SSC victory at No. 11 Barry on Saturday, Sept. 24.

Casas scored two goals in the Lions 4-2 win over the Buccaneers in Miami Shores on Saturday night. Saint Leo saw goals from Brandon Rivera (20') and Teddy Auyoma (48') before Casas found the back of the goal for the eventual game-winner in the 51st minute.

Casas would score once again to put Saint Leo up 4-2 in the 79th minute, guaranteeing the Lions victory.  

Saint Leo, 2-3, 1-3 SSC, returns home this week for a midweek matchup with the visiting Tars of Rollins College at University Soccer field at 7 p.m.

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