Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Gross, Weinraub earn soccer honors

Members of the 49ers' men's and women's soccer programs were named Atlantic 10 player of the week - Adam Gross in men's soccer and Whitney Weinraub in women's soccer.

Gross scored a goal in the 49ers' 3-0 win over La Salle and scored the 49ers' first goal in their 2-2 double-overtime tie with Fordham. he leads the team and is tied for third in the league with seven goals. He also has six assists.

Weinraub scored a goal and had two assists in the 49ers' 5-0 win over Temple. She also scored the game-winning goal in the 49ers' 3-1 win at Saint Joseph's. She leads the A-10 with a career-high 13 goals this season. Her 13 goals are the fourth highest single-season total in school history.