Howard Men’s Soccer’s Carlos Caro Picked SBC Defensive Player of the Week
Junior goalkeeper recognized for an incredible performance against VMI

NEW ORLEANS (October 2, 2018) – The Sun Belt Conference (SBC) unveiled its weekly awards where Howard University junior goalkeeper Carlos Caro (Silver Spring, Md.) was picked SBC Defensive Player of the Week for his incredible performance against Virginia Military Institute (VMI). The announcement came Tuesday afternoon.

The Maryland product earned his first shutout of the season while registering a season-best 10 saves against VMI. As of today, Caro’s 10-save performance is the most by any goalkeeper in the league.

On the season, he leads the Sun Belt in saves (35) and saves per match (4.38).

Appalachian State sophomore defender Zeiko Harris received SBC Offensive Player of the Week.

To view this week’s weekly honors, please Click Here.

Saturday (Oct. 6), Howard opens conference play against Georgia Southern at Greene Stadium. Match time is scheduled for 5 p.m. on Alumni Day.

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