Holocher wins D3 Independents' Player of Week Award

Holocher wins D3 Independents' Player of Week Award

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Junior midfielder Lukas Holocher has been selected as the Association of Division III Independents men's soccer Player of the Week.

The midfielder scored his first two goals of the year in UC Santa Cruz's 2-1 season-ending win over Southwestern. Holocher converted a first-half penalty kick and then put away the game-winner with seven minutes left off a corner kick. 

Holocher, the son of former UCSC coach Paul Holocher, became the first Slug to win the Player of the Week award this season.

 Holocher played in all 17 games for the year, with 15 starts.