Soccer does not sleep. While AFC Mobile is preparing for its upcoming season, its players have been putting in work as well. This past weekend, a few AFC Mobile players took part in NCAA and NAIA games for their respective colleges.
Over in Thomasville, Georgia on September 15th, midfielder Nathan Gillespie played the full 90, had an assist, and scored the game-winning goal in the University of Mobile’s 3-1 win over Thomas University. Four days later, Gillespie made a substitute appearance in the Rams’ 1-1 draw with Georgia Gwinnett College in Lawrenceville, GA. The University of Mobile is currently 4-1-1 and is ranked #8 in the nation for NAIA men’s soccer programs.
Up in Americus, Georgia on September 16th, midfielder Baba Mediateur made a substitute appearance in Faulkner University’s 2-1 win over Georgia Southwestern University. Faulkner is currently 5-0-1.
In the more northern climes of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, centerback Pat O’Neal made a substitute appearance for Washington College (Maryland) in its 3-0 loss to Gettysburg. Washington College is currently 2-5-0 across all competitions.