Horsburgh, Rathbone highlight all-Nebraska selections

By Jacob Knabel on Dec. 25, 2015 in Men's Soccer

Omaha World-Herald story

SEWARD, Neb. – A total of six Bulldogs from the 2015 GPAC tournament champion men’s soccer team received mention on the NAIA All-Nebraska team, as released by the Omaha World-Herald on Thursday. Junior Mark Horsburgh and sophomore Lewis Rathbone were listed among the 17 team members by the Omaha World-Herald while four represented Concordia with honorable mention recognition: Julian Amaya, Mark Campbell, Tyler Jensen and Justin Lawrie.

Horsburgh, a native of Edinburgh, Scotland, saved his best performances for the postseason. He recorded shutouts in each of the three GPAC tournament contests as Concordia knocked off the league’s top three seeds on the road. Horsburgh made a total of 84 saves and had a goals against average of 1.02. He was credited with nine shutouts.

Rathbone also earned second team all-conference honors during his first season as a Bulldog. The England native chipped in a pair of goals and six assists in 2015. Amaya and Lawrie joined Rathbone with second team all-GPAC laurels while Campbell collected honorable mention all-conference status.

F: Daniel Whitehall, Hastings, Fr.
F: Ali Sodal, Midland, Jr.
F: Damien Austen, Hastings, So.
F: Rob Smith, Bellevue, So.
M: Andy Perkins, Hastings, Sr.
M: Felix Proessl, Hastings, Sr.
M: Gabe Garbin, Doane, Jr.
M: Lewis Rathbone, Concordia, So.
M: Tobias Maertzke, Bellevue, Sr.
D: Akeem Ward, Hastings, Fr.
D: Nick Saunders, Midland, Sr.
D: Alex Garner, Hastings, So.
D: Harrison Rogers, Midland, Jr.
D: Alan Carr, Bellevue, Sr.
G: Alex Guyer, Hastings, Sr.
G: Mark Horsburgh, Concordia, Jr.
G: Ben Martin, Bellevue, Jr.

Honorary captain: Alex Guyer, Hastings College

Honorable mention: Daniel Coupland, Jamie Henderson, Bellevue; Julian Amaya, Mark Campbell, Tyler Jensen, Justin Lawrie, Concordia; TJ Kulawik, Quinn Selby, Mark Wallace, Doane; Nate Flack, Nate Miller, Lucas Venegas, Hastings; Ben Hutton, Cesar Valverde, Midland; Brady Blazek, Jake Kennedy, Will Weber, Nebraska Wesleyan; Ben Sullivan, York.