Gibson Named AMCC Athlete of the Week

Nov. 14, 2000
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Gibson Named AMCC Athlete of the Week

Erie, Pa. ...Senior Kirk Gibson (Myersville, Md./Middletown) was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Men's Soccer Athlete of the Week after scoring a goal and assisting on the game-winner in FSU's 2-1 win over Bethany (W.Va.) in the first round of the NCAA Tournament last Wednesday.

Gibson, who increased his school record for points in a season to 52, gave the Bobcats a 1-0 halftime lead with a goal in the 33rd minute, and fed fellow senior Graig Patti (Center Moriches, N.Y./Center Moriches) for what proved to be the game-winner in the 59th minute. Bethany scored its goal with 1:32 remaining.

The Bobcats, making their first NCAA Tournament appearance since 1983, fell to Washington & Lee in the region semifinals on Saturday and finished the season with a 16-5 overall record.

For further information on this release, contact:

Office of Sports Information
Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532-2303

Telephone: 301-687-4371
Fax: 301-687-4780