Ohio Wesleyan men's soccer sophomore Hector Gomez (Columbus, OH/St. Francis DeSales) and Kenyon sophomore Scott Upton (Perrysburg, OH/St. Francis DeSales) were selected to the D3soccer.com All-America teams, released Wednesday, Jan. 15.
Gomez was tabbed to the second team after leading the North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC) with 11 assists in 2019, seven of which set up game-winning goals. He also ranked eighth among conference athletes in points with 17. Additionally, Gomez was selected as a United Soccer Coaches' All-Great Lakes Region honoree, an All-NCAC first-team selection and was tabbed the 2019 NCAC Midfielder of the Year.
Upton was tabbed to the D3soccer.com All-America third team after posting 18 points on eight goals and two assists for the Lords this season. Four of his goals were game-winners, a total that tied for the lead among all conference athletes. He also was named a United Soccer Coaches' All-Great Lakes Region honoree, an All-NCAC first-team selection and was tabbed the 2019 NCAC Offensive Player of the Year.