MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee School of Engineering sophomore Ron Marchionna has been named Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) Men's Soccer Defensive Student-Athlete of the Week for the week of Sept. 30-Oct. 6, 2019, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
Marchionna, a sophomore goalkeeper from Naperville, Illinois, helped secure a pair of victories for the Raiders last week. He made four saves while posting a clean sheet in a 1-0 home victory over Edgewood Oct. 2, then played the first 71:21 in MSOE's 5-3 victory at Illinois Tech on Oct. 5. Against the Scarlet Hawks, Marchionna made four saves and allowed just one goal.
Marchionna currently ranks third in the conference with only eight goals against, while he holds down fourth in goals against average (1.04) and save percentage (.771).
Marchionna will look to lead MSOE to another vicotry when their four game road trip continues on Wednesday. They will be heading to River Forest, Ill. to take on Dominican. Game time is set for 4:00 pm.