Jacob Witte Named to United Soccer Coaches Scholar All-North/Central Region Second Team

Jacob Witte Named to United Soccer Coaches Scholar All-North/Central Region Second Team

UNITED SOCCER COACHES ALL-NORTH/CENTRAL REGION MEN'S SOCCER TEAMS

Calvin College senior Jacob Witte has been named to the United Soccer Coaches Scholar All-North/Central Region second team.

A native of Grand Rapids and a graduate of Grand Rapids Christian High School, Witte is receiving the honor for the first time.

Witte is a speech pathology major at Calvin. He is on track to earn his bachelor's and master's degree in Calvin's speech pathology program. Witte has been a three-time member of the MIAA Academic Honor Roll and a six-time member of the Calvin Dean's List.

A winger in Calvin's offensive attack, Witte scored 17 goals and notched eight assists this season for a total of 42 points. He had three goals in NCAA III Tournament play and led the Knights in game-winning goals with five. A member of the All-MIAA first team and United Soccer Coaches All-Central Region third team this fall, Witte had 41 goals, 29 assists and 111 points in his Calvin career. He is ranked sixth on the Calvin career list in goals (41), eighth in assists (29) and seventh in points (111).

The award is yet another honor for Witte this fall. Last week he was named to the Google Cloud Academic All-America first team. He was also named to the United Soccer Coaches Division III All-Central Region first team as well as to the All-MIAA first team.