Gammelvind named GAC/MIAA defender of week


RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. – Fort Hays State defender Jonathan Gammelvind was named GAC/MIAA Defender of the Week on Tuesday (Sept. 28) for his efforts in Fort Hays State’s 3-1 win over Rogers State last weekend in Claremore, Oklahoma.

Gammelvind played all 90 minutes of the contest against the Hillcats in a battle of Top 25 ranked teams. He provided an assist on Viktor Robertsson’s goal that broke a scoreless tie between the teams early in the second half. The No. 18 ranked Tigers went on to defeat the No. 23 ranked Hillcats by a pair of goals in the GAC/MIAA opener for both teams.

Gammelvind joins three other players for the conference weekly honors. Jason Rivera of Northeastern State and Daniel Trojman of Southern Nazarene were named the Co-Offensive Players of the Week. Niklas Kirhoff of Northeastern State earned Goalkeeper of the Week honors.

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