Concordia star Douglas named first team all-region by NSCAA

Concordia star Douglas named first team all-region by NSCAA

View NAIA men’s soccer all-Midwest region teams

SEWARD, Neb. – Already a 2013 first team all-conference and first team academic All-America selection, Concordia senior Nathan Douglas has received another honor courtesy of the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA). On Tuesday the NSCAA recognized Douglas as a NAIA all-Midwest region first team selection.

Douglas, a native of Winnipeg, Canada, is one of five first team choices from within the GPAC. Two additional GPAC players were placed on the second team.

The physics major (math minor) set Concordia’s program record for career goals this season. He completed his career with 43 goals over four years, including a career high 14 in 2013.

This season Douglas ranked second in the GPAC in both goals and points (35) and fourth in assists (7). He has 11 career multi-goal games with three coming this past season. Douglas has been named a first team all-conference performer in each of the past two seasons and was a second team choice as a sophomore in 2011.

To view all of Douglas’ career honors, click HERE.

Founded in 1941 and based in Kansas City, Kan., the NSCAA is a non-profit organization with a mission to educate coaches, encourage excellence and serve the soccer community.

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2013 NSCAA/Continental Tire NAIA Men’s All-Midwest Region

FIRST TEAM
GK – Alex Guyer, Hastings
D – Tyler Ortleib, Hastings
D – Kory McDonald, Columbia (Mo.)
D – Ross Alexander, Grand View (Iowa)
M – Thomas Boss, Hastings
M – Jake Essi, Hastings
M – Jonny Macadam, Grand View (Iowa)
M – Gustavo Soares de Souza, Grand View (Iowa)
F – Rafael Ramos, Columbia (Mo.)
F – Joao Junqueira, Hannibal-LaGrange (Mo.)
F – Nathan Douglas, Concordia 

SECOND TEAM
GK – Erik Hundevad, Grand View (Iowa)
GK – Logan Miller, Hannibal-LaGrange (Mo.)
D – Tommy Catania, AIB (Iowa)
D – David Masicza, Grand View (Iowa)
D – Nil Lamana, Hannibal-LaGrange (Mo.)
M – Adis Mujic, AIB (Iowa)
M – Milan Kovacs, Mount Mercy (Iowa)
F – Jack Andrews, AIB (Iowa)
F – Josip Druzijanic, Mount Mercy (Iowa)
F – Jake Ramsay, Hastings
F – Isaac Beber, Doane

10 December 2013

Senior Nathan Douglas