Indiana and Ohio State Earn Weekly Men’s Soccer Honors

Hoosiers’ Caulfield and Buckeyes’ Ortiz named Players of the Week


Offensive Player of the Week

Joe Ortiz, Ohio State

D – Jr. – Albuquerque, N.M. – Cibola

  • Recorded one goal and one assist during the Dayton Classic, helping Ohio State go 2-0 on the weekend
  • Scored the lone goal in overtime against Dayton on Friday to open the Dayton Classic on Sunday
  • Collected an assist on the Buckeyes’ first goal during their 3-2 victory against Eastern Illinois
  • Earns his first Offensive Player of the Week award
  • Last Ohio State Offensive Player of the Week: Joshua Jackson-Ketchup (Sept. 5, 2017)


Defensive Player of the Week

Sean Caulfield, Indiana

GK – Sr. – East Lake, Fla. – East Lake

  • Collected five saves on the weekend against No. RV Denver and No. RV Seattle
  • Recorded his first career shutout in the double-overtime draw against Seattle
  • Earns his first career Defensive Player of the Week honor
  • Last Indiana Defensive Player of the Week: Jake Maher (Sept. 4, 2019)


2019 Big Ten Men’s Soccer Players of the Week

Sept. 4

O: Jørgen Wisth Lie, Fr., RU

D: Jack Maher, So., IND


Sept. 10

O: Joe Ortiz. Jr., OSU

D: Sean Caulfield, Sr., IND