Lynn University men’s soccer star Niklas Tasky cemented his legacy as one of the top defenders in program history following his selection as a United Soccer Coaches Association Third Team All-American.
It was a bittersweet ending for the 2018 Lynn University men’s soccer season as the Fighting Knights played shutout soccer for 110 minutes but fell 4-2 in penalty kicks to Barry in the NCAA Division II South Region Championship.
There have been highs (No. 1 national ranking) and lows (four losses) and everything in between this year but the slate starts nearly fresh as Lynn University’s men’s soccer team has been selected for the NCAA Division II Men’s Soccer Tournament.
Led by an extremely stout defense, it should come as no surprise that Lynn University defender Niklas Tasky and keeper Roberto Bazzichetto were named to the 2018 All-Sunshine State Conference Men’s Soccer Teams
For the second time in the past week, it was senior striker Jack Watson that put the nail in the coffin during overtime as Lynn University’s men’s soccer squad picked up a 3-2 Sunshine State Conference victory at the University of Tampa on Saturday night.
Jack Watson’s recent return to the pitch for Lynn University’s men’s soccer team continued to produce important dividends this week as the senior’s overtime penalty-kick strike was the decider Saturday night in the team’s 2-1 Sunshine State Conference triumph at Saint Leo.
Lynn University’s top-ranked men’s soccer team knotted the game 1-1 with under five minutes to play only to see West Alabama secure the game-winner seconds later in a 2-1 loss to the 19th-ranked Tigers.