Creighton Men's Soccer's Riggs Lennon and Alex Kapp claim BIG EAST weekly honors

Posted at 1:44 PM, Sep 27, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-27 14:44:57-04

Creighton Men's Soccer's Riggs Lennon claims the BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Week and Alex Kapp claims the BIG EAST Goalkeeper of the week honor.

Lennon tied a Creighton single-match record during Saturday's 4-1 victory over DePaul scoring all four of Creighton's goals, two of which were separated by only 33 seconds. Lennon leads the BIG EAST with eight goals, he is also tied for fourth in Division I.

Kapp recorded a total of 13 saves and his fourth shutout of the season last week. He tied a Morrison Stadium single-match record for most saves by a Creighton player with nine saves. Kapp ranks third in the nation in save percentage (.897) and a 0.47 goals against average while playing all 760 minutes of the Bluejays' eight matches. 

Creighton (5-0-2) hosts Loyola-Chicago (7-0-0) on Tuesday at 7 p.m.