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Jacob Pezzuto Named NCAC Player of the Week

Jacob Pezzuto Named NCAC Player of the Week

September 9, 2013

Jacob Pezzuto

Greencastle, Ind. – DePauw junior goalkeeper Jacob Pezzuto (St. Charles, Ill./St. Charles North) earned the North Coast Athletic Conference player of the week honor after leading the 21st-ranked Tigers to three shutout victories last week.

The Tigers won three straight 2-0 decisions against Franklin College, Earlham College, and Rose-Hulman.  During the stretch Pezzuto grabbed 11 saves and has increased DePauw’s shutout total to four.

Behind Pezzuto’s strong play the Tigers are off to a 5-0 start and have outscored opponents 14-1.

Pezzuto and the Tigers are back in action Wednesday, September 11, when they take on Hanover.  Kickoff is slated for 5 pm at Hanover.