Milwaukee's Leite named MISL Player of Week
Tampa, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Milwaukee Wave midfielder Marcio Leite has been named the MISL Player of the Week for the ninth week of the 2013-14 regular season.
Leite had a five-assist night on Saturday as the Wave earned a win over the Rochester Lancers to remain on top of the MISL standings.
The Wave midfielder recorded three assists in the opening quarter of the club's 28-12 defeat of the Lancers, setting up Carlos Munoz, J.C. Banks and Pablo. Leite then added another pair on either side of the third-quarter intermission to move into a tie for the league lead with Syracuse's Machel Millwood, with both players having 14 assists this season.
Following are the 2013-14 MISL Player of the Week winners:
Week 1: Ian Bennett, Milwaukee Wave.
Week 2: Nick Vorberg, Milwaukee Wave.
Week 3: Stefan St. Louis, Missouri Comets.
Week 4: Carlos Munoz, Milwaukee Wave.
Week 5: William Vanzela, Baltimore Blast.
Week 6: Max Ferdinand, Baltimore Blast.
Week 7: Kenardo Forbes, Syracuse Silver Knights.
Week 8: Vahid Assadpour, Missouri Comets.
Week 9: Marcio Leite, Milwaukee Wave.
01/14 16:08:09 ET