Tulsa Golden Hurricane soccer players on Conference USA preseason honor list
8:48 AM, Aug 20, 2013
TULSA (AP) -- Members of the University of Tulsa's men's soccer team have picked up College Sports Madness Conference USA preseason honors.
Cristian Mata was named as the CSM C-USA Preseason Offensive Player of the Year and Jake McGuire was selected as the CSM C-USA Preseason Freshman of the Year.
In addition, Cristian Mata, Omar Mata, Stephen Roberson and Bryce Follensbee were all tabbed to the CSM C-USA preseason teams.
Cristian Mata, a sophomore forward, started in 19 of 20 games as a true freshman last season. He led the Golden Hurricane in goals (14), assists (6) and points (34), as well as the league in goals and points.
A freshman goalkeeper from Chino Hills, Calif., McGuire played club soccer for Chivas USA and the US Soccer Development Academy.