Jeff Travis PACWEST Athlete of the Week

September 28th, 2014

Jeff Travis was named this week PACWEST Athlete of the week!!

 Vancouver Island University Mariners Captain led his men's soccer team to a pair of huge wins over the weekend.

 The Mariners captain and center back helped his team keep two clean sheets ,winning 1-0 against the highly skilled 3rd place Douglas College on Saturday and a 2-0 win against 2nd place Kwantlen College on Sunday.

  Jeff Travis has been a stand out for the Mariners in their first 9 games and is a big reason they have the least goals against ,with only 5 goals against and 4 shutouts. The 6'3" center back has started every game,playing 90 min a game for the Mariners.Travis dominates teams in the air and controlled his back-line showing his great leadership. the Mariners now sit 11 points a top of the very competitive PacWest division. The teams leader and captain is an inspirational player for all his teammates, playing in his 2nd yr at VIU Travis looks to be a big part of the Mariners going forward.