Amherst Steele and North Ridgeville Earn Weekly SWC Soccer Accolades

Following soccer games on September 6th – September 12th the boys and girls soccer players of the week for the Southwestern Conference were announced this afternoon. Below is this week’s honorees:

Female Soccer Player of the Week
Bella Antonio (Jr)
North Ridgeville
North Ridgeville’s Bella Antonio had a big night against SWC opponent Olmsted Falls.  The junior forward scored two goals and assisted on another in the Rangers’ win over Olmsted Falls.

Other Notable Performances

Jordyn Bena (Sr) , Amherst Steele
Bena scored twice, including the game winner as the Comets defeated Midview in conference play.

Sam Smearman (Sr), Berea-Midpark
The senior goal keeper recorded 15 saves in a back and forth battle with Avon Lake.

Male Soccer Player of the Week
Alex Pennington (Sr)
Amherst Steele
Comets Center Midfielder Alex Pennington recorded three assists and a goal with Amherst Steele finishing the week 1-1.

Other Notable Performances

Matt Strohmenger (Sr), Olmsted Falls
The senior defender helped anchor a defense that put together two shutouts for the Bulldogs on the week against North Ridgeville and Solon.