Iowa Lakes Community College men’s soccer alumni, Thomas Carbonari (10’-12’), now a senior at Shawnee State University, has earned the Mid-South Conference Defensive Player of the Week honors. It is the second time he has won this award during his career.
Thomas allowed just one goal while making 11 saves on a wet turf field to allow Shawnee State to top #22 Campbellsville, 2-1. The win was the Shawnee State's first in program history over a ranked team.
Carbonari ranks second in the Mid-South Conference this season in saves per game (5.6). His 67 total saves are the third-most amongst MSC goalies. In total this season, he has started 12 games and played 1036:58 in goal and is allowing just 2.34 goals per game. He has recorded five of the team's six victories in net, including a pair of shutouts.