Balogun Named CAC Offensive Player of the Week

Khalid Balogun '20 | Photo Credit: Bill Wood
Khalid Balogun '20 | Photo Credit: Bill Wood

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. - St. Mary's College of Maryland senior forward Khalid Balogun was named the Capital Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Week, the league announced today (Sept. 3). This is Balogun's first player of the week selection this season.

Balogun, a native of Bowie, Maryland, paced the Seahawks last week with eight points off of three goals and two assists. Balogun led the Seahawks to a 2-0 start to the season with victories over Gallaudet (5-1) and No. 18 Carnegie Mellon (3-2). Additionally, Balogun was named the MVP of the Elmer Lord Tournament hosted by Salisbury University. He currently leads the conference in points (8), shots (10), and is tied for the league best in goals (3) and assists (2).

The Seahawk men's soccer team will be back in action when they host the Seahawk Classic on Saturday, Sept. 7 and Sunday, Sept. 8. St. Mary's College will take on Bridgewater at 2 PM after the Jamie L. Roberts Stadium Dedication on Saturday. On Sunday, the Seahawks will host Kean at 4 PM.

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