WINTHROP, Mass. – Playing a key role in all three game-winning goals last week, sophomore midfielder Nick Gutekunst (East Northport, N.Y.) earned Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Player of the Week honors announced Monday afternoon.
Gutekunst guided Johnson & Wales to a 3-0 week, which included keeping its perfect record against GNAC opponents following a 2-0 shutout against Rivier on Friday. Early in the week, the Long Island native scored the game-winner with under three minutes remaining in regulation against in-state rival Rhode Island College. Against the Raiders Friday evening, the Long Island native kept the Wildcat record flawless registering the game-winner with two minutes remaining in the first half. He closed out the week assisting on another game-winning goal in the 52nd minute against in-state rival Salve Regina.
Johnson & Wales returns to the pitch on Wednesday, October 2 hosting Lasell College at 4 p.m.