Article Image
Senior Sam Krenzien (Wauwatosa, Wis.) was named to the NSCAA All-Great Lakes Region Second Team team
Courtesy: -

Krenzien Named to NSCAA All-Great Lakes Region Second Team

Courtesy: Green Bay Athletics
         
Release: December 10, 2013
Send this article to a friend Print RSS

By Rachel Buck (@GBRachel)

GREEN BAY, Wis. (GreenBayPhoenix.com) – Recognized for an outstanding senior campaign with the Green Bay men’s soccer team, senior Sam Krenzien (Wauwatosa, Wis.) was named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America’s (NSCAA) All-Great Lakes Region Second Team team, as announced by the organization on Tuesday.

Krenzien is taking home NSCAA All-Region honors for the first time in his career. It is the 47th time a Phoenix has earned all-region honors, and first since Tony Walls was recognized after the 2011 season. He was one of seven players from the Horizon League to collect all-region accolades, including Milwaukee’s Laurie Bell (first team) and Andrew Stone (second team), and UIC’s Bob Novak (second team), Joshua Beard (third team), Slobodan Aleksov (third team) and Jesus Torres (third team). The complete list of regional winners is available at NSCAA.com.

"Sam had a great season and is very deserving of this honor,” head coach Dan Popik said. “His performances this season demonstrated why he was one of the top forwards in the region."

The honor caps a successful senior campaign for the native from Wauwatosa. Earlier this fall, Krenzien was tabbed to the Horizon League Second Team All-Conference squad after starting all 17 matches while finishing with team-best 11 goals and 26 points. Both totals were personal single-season highs and also ranked him second in the Horizon League. Earlier in the season he earned Horizon League Offensive Player of the Week honors after totaling a combined eight points in matches against Eastern Illinois and NJIT.

The conference honor was the third postseason conference recognition for Krenzien, after earning all-league first team honors last season in addition to being on the all-newcomer team as a freshman.

For his career at Green Bay, Krenzien appeared in 67 matches, totaling 54 points with 23 goals and eight assists. He was also named to the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll three times.

#

For the latest and most up-to-date information on Green Bay Athletics, please visit GreenBayPhoenix.com.

Follow us on Twitter: @GBPhoenix and @GBPhoenixMSOC.

Like Green Bay Phoenix men’s soccer and Green Bay Phoenix Athletics on Facebook.

SCHEDULE
Schedule Sponsor
Friday , August 29
Men's Soccer 
vs. Grand Canyon
4:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 | Stats
 | Live Stats  | Horizon League Network  
Monday , September 01
Men's Soccer 
vs. DePaul
3:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 | Stats
 | Live Stats  | Horizon League Network  
Friday , September 05
Men's Soccer 
at Drake
7:00 PM
Des Moines, Iowa
 
Sunday , September 07
Men's Soccer 
at Western Illinois
12:00 PM
Macomb, Ill.
 
Friday , September 12
Men's Soccer 
vs. Viterbo
4:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 | Stats
 | Live Stats  | Horizon League Network  
Sunday , September 14
Men's Soccer 
at Northern Illinois
6:00 PM
DeKalb, Ill.
 
Friday , September 19
Men's Soccer 
vs. Western Michigan
3:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 | Stats
 | Live Stats  
Sunday , September 21
Men's Soccer 
at IPFW
1:00 PM
Fort Wayne, Ind.
 
Wednesday, October 01
Men's Soccer 
vs. Milwaukee
7:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 | Stats
 | Live Stats  | Horizon League Network  
Saturday , October 04
Men's Soccer 
at Oakland
6:00 PM
Rochester, Mich.
 | Horizon League Network  
Tuesday , October 07
Men's Soccer 
at Wisconsin
7:00 PM
Madison, Wis.
 
Saturday , October 11
Men's Soccer 
at Detroit
12:00 PM
Detroit, Mich.
 
Wednesday, October 15
Men's Soccer 
vs. UIC
7:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 | Stats
 | Live Stats  | Horizon League Network  
Saturday , October 18
Men's Soccer 
vs. Wright State
7:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 | Stats
 | Live Stats  | Horizon League Network  
Tuesday , October 21
Men's Soccer 
at Eastern Illinois
3:00 PM
Charleston, Ill.
 
ON-DEMAND VIDEO
LAUNCH PLAYER ▸
STAY CONNECTED

EMAIL
SIGN UP

FOLLOW ON
FACEBOOK

BMO
Cellcom
Fleet Farm
Menominee
Packers Shop
Prevea
S&L Motors
Ticket Star
WMMB
Gallagher's Pizza
Buffalo Wild Wings
United Press
Country Inn Suites
Diamonds & Golds
Renards Cheese
Weidner Center
WNFL
Yellow Pages
TWC Sports