Athlete of the Week: Akeel ’16 pushes Bruno past Bulldogs with two goals
Men’s soccer midfielder Tariq Akeel ’16 continued his impressive year Saturday with two quick goals against Yale in a 3-1 victory. Akeel has played in every game this season and leads the team (7-6-3, Ivy 3-1-2) with 14 points — six goals and eight assists. During his first year Akeel played in all 19 matches and was selected for the team’s Britton Chichester Award, which is given to the first-year who best embodies sportsmanship.
For his leadership throughout the year and outstanding play this weekend, Akeel is named The Herald’s Athlete of the Week.