Star Freshman Named NEC Soccer Rookie of the Week

LIU Sharks vs Hofstra University in the NCAA Mens soccer held at the LIU Soccer Park on the campus of LIU on Wednesday, September 8. 2021. Photo by Alan J Schaefer

The Northeast Conference selected freshman midfielder Matthias Heiland as its Rookie of the Week after he notched his first career goal to lead the Sharks to victory over La Salle University. He followed his breakout performance with 86 minutes of playing time in a draw against Columbia, extending LIU’s unbeaten streak to three games.