Koshko Named A-Sun Player of the Week
Monday, October 26, 2009

FORT MYERS, Fla. - FGCU’s Jonathan Koshko’s two game-winning goals over the weekend earned him A-Sun Player of the Week Honors the conference announced on Monday afternoon.

Koshko, a junior defender, led the Eagles to a 2-0 record last week, including defeating Campbell on Saturday to hand the Camels their first conference loss in almost two years. With the win the Eagles jumped into the top spot in the A-Sun standings. In the Eagles 2-1 win against Mercer, the New Port Richey, Fla. native got an open look from 30 yards out and took advantage of both time and space given to him and sent a well-struck ball into the back of the net to score the eventual game winner for FGCU. In the Eagles 4-0 shutout of Campbell, The business and marketing major once again stepped up and knocked in the game-winner, this time off of a penalty kick.

The Atlantic Sun Conference is an 11-member league committed to Building Winners for Life. The A-Sun stands for achievement with integrity in both the academic and athletic arenas, with a focus on the balance between the two for our student-athletes. Headquartered in Macon, Ga., the A-Sun boasts six of the top eight media markets in the Southeast. The A-Sun includes a blend of the most prestigious and dynamic private and public institutions in the region: Belmont University, Campbell University, East Tennessee State University, Florida Gulf Coast University, Jacksonville University, Kennesaw State University, Lipscomb University, Mercer University, University of North Florida, University of South Carolina Upstate and Stetson University.