HAUTE, IND. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology placed two
players on the National Soccer Coaches Association of America
all-Great Lakes Region Men's Soccer Team, in results released on
Juniors Mike Schiff (Martinsville/Mooresville)
and William Senat (Edmond, Okla./North)
earned third-team all-region honors for their efforts on a
Rose-Hulman men's soccer team that won its third regular
season conference championship in the past five seasons.
Schiff claimed HCAC Defensive Player of the Year honors for the
second consecutive year and became the second player in
Rose-Hulman men's soccer history to win two conference Player of
the Year awards. He appeared in 19 matches this season
to earn all-conference honors and scored his first career goal
as the game winner against Hanover.
Senat led Rose-Hulman in scoring with 10 goals, three assists
and 23 points. He tallied three game-winning goals and had
both goals in the team's key 2-0 HCAC victory over Franklin and was
a first-team all-HCAC selection.
Schiff and Senat earned the 14th and 15th all-region honors in
Rose-Hulman men's soccer history. The Fightin' Engineer
program has combined for 10 all-region awards since 2008.
Rose-Hulman finished the season with a 12-5-3 record and was
8-0-1 to tie for first place honors in the Heartland Collegiate
Athletic Conference standings. The Fightin' Engineers won
their third conference title in the last five years and improved
their record to 40-5-4 in HCAC play in the five years of the Sean
Helliwell coaching era.