Post Date: Friday, January 04, 2019, 6:15 PM
|Andrew Gutman and Catarina
Receive College Soccer’s Top Honor
Hermann Trophy presented by World Wide Technology
Indiana University senior
defender Andrew Gutman (Hinsdale, Ill.) and Stanford University sophomore
forward Catarina Macario (San Diego, Calif.) were presented the 2018 MAC
Hermann Trophy on Friday at the Missouri Athletic Club’s annual banquet.
The MAC Hermann Trophy, a 10-pound crystal soccer ball
awarded annually since 1967, honors the United Soccer Coaches National
Players of the Year in NCAA Division I men’s and women’s soccer based on voting
conducted by NCAA Division I coaches.
Gutman contributed career-highs with 11 goals and
nine assists for 31 points in 2018, leading the Hoosiers in goals and points.
The unanimous Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year anchored an IU defense that
allowed just 13 goals over 24 games en route to a College Cup semifinal
appearance. He capped his four-year career with 20 goals and 17 assists.
Runners-up for the men’s award were University of
Denver senior forward Andre Shinyashiki (Sao Paulo, Brazil) and University of
Kentucky junior forward JJ Williams (Montgomery, Ala.).
Macario tallied a team-high 14 goals and 36 points
in 2018 to help the Cardinal back to the College Cup semifinals. The Pac 12
Forward of the Year led the conference in game-winning goals and finished tied
for ninth in the country in total points. She is a two-time First Team
All-American and Pac 12 Forward of the Year in her first two collegiate
Runners-up for the women’s award were Stanford
senior midfielder Jordan DiBiasi (Highlands Ranch, Colo.) and Georgetown
University senior forward Caitlin Farrell (Wallingford, Conn.).
About the Missouri Athletic Club
Established in 1903, the Missouri Athletic is a private
social, business, athletic, and dining club with locations in Downtown St.
Louis and Town and Country in West St. Louis County. The MAC is a Platinum Club
of America, an honor bestowed on the top 3% of private clubs in the United
United Soccer Coaches
in 1941 and headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., United Soccer Coaches is the
trusted and unifying voice, advocate and partner for coaches at all levels of
the game. The largest community for soccer coaches in the
world, we unite coaches of all levels around the love of the game and
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