Four Sailfish Named to D2CCA All-South Region Teams

Written by: Will Johansen, Sports Information Assistant

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.- Palm Beach Atlantic men’s soccer team had four of their own named to the NCAA Division II Conference Commissioner's Association All-South Region Teams Wednesday morning. Senior Lucas Coutinho being the lone Sailfish on the first team, and Lucas Kuscevic, Michael O'Sullivan, and Charlie Dennis were all named to the second team.

The D2CCA All-Region team is voted on by the region’s Sports Information Directors and includes players from teams within the region’s conferences.

Being named to the D2CCA All-South Region First Team for the second year in a row, the midfielder from Reclife, Brazil is going to finish the season in the top ten in the NCAA for assists, and currently has more assists this season than any Sunshine State Conference player.

Coutinho is currently second on the team in total points with 16, scoring three goals and dishing out 10 assists.

2016 will be the first D2CCA All-South team selection for Kuscevic, as the defender from Santiago, Chile was named to the Second Team. The senior currently is third on the team in minutes played with over 1,300 minutes, and had three goals and two assists

Returning to the D2CCA All-South region team for the second consecutive season, O'Sullivan is currently second in the team in minutes played wit just over 1,450.

The defender from Orlando, Fla. currently has three goals scored on the year, with two of those being game-winners.

A native of Brighton, England, Dennis has led the Sailfish offense all season. Currently with 24 points, the junior has scored nine goals and has dished out six assists. Before joining the Sailfish in 2016, Dennis was also named to the D2CCA All-South Region First Team in 2015 as a member of Shorter University.

Lynn University’s Jack Watson takes home the All-South Region Player of the Year, finishing his season with 44 points, scoring 19 goals and adding six assists.

2016 D2CCA NCAA Division II All-South Region Team
FIRST TEAM
GK Humberto Pelaez Mississippi College Sr.Panama City, Panama
F Jack Watson Lynn Jr. Du]blin, Ireland
F Thomas Coombes Barry Sr. Newcastle, England
F David Perez Lee Sr. Dalton, Ga.
F Fredinho Mompremier Tampa So .Limbe, Haiti
MF Hanno Antoni Barry Jr. Mannhvveim, Germany
MF Alun Webb Lynn Jr. Llandudno, Wales
MF Hermann Bjornsson Alabama-Huntsville Sr. Hafnarfjordur, Iceland
MF Lucas Coutinho Palm Beach Atlantic Sr. Recife, Brazil
B Ramzi Toure Tampa Sr. Oslo, Norway
B Sam Sawyer Florida Tevch Sr. Bideford, England
B Ben Roberts Mississippi College Fr. vBirkenhead, England
B Nivklas Tasky Lynn University Jr. Hannover, Germany

2016 D2CCA NCAA Division II All-South Region Team
SECOND TEAM

GK Alexander Roth Lynn Jr. Graz, Austria
F Adin Kavara Florida Tech Sr. Lyngdal, Norway
F Jorge Delgado Missisippi College Sr. Juarez, Mexico
F Darwin Lom Shorter So Calhoun, Ga.
F James Narke Alabama-Huntsville Jr. Omaha, Neb.
MF Lewis Sugden Tampa Fr Bradford, England
MF Kameron Bethell West Florida So. Navarre, Fla.
MF Juan David Tejad Eckerd So. Panama City, Panama
MF Charlie Dennis Palm Beach Atlantic Jr. Brihton, England
B Lucas Kuscevic Palm Beach Atlantic Sr. Santiago, Chile
B Michael O'Sullivan Palm Beach Atlantic Sr. Orlando, Fla.
B Sebastian Radakovics Lynn Jr. Graz, Austria
B Ashley Phillips West Alabama Sr. Milton Keynes, England

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