Charlotte, N.C. – Connor Behrend has been named the Defensive Player of the Week for the Big South Conference on Monday afternoon.

Behrend had two stellar performances this past week leading to a 1-0-1 record for the Blue Hose. PC tied the number 16/25 ranked Duke Blue Devils behind an eight save, one goal allowed performance from Behrend. Then he posted his first shutout of the season in Greensboro against UNCG when he recorded six saves.

For the week recorded 14 saves on 15 shots on goal against him. That is a .933 save percentage. On the season Behrend has posted a 2-2-1 record, 22 saves on 28 shots on goal and a 1.15 goals allowed average in all 470 minutes played.

PC is back in action when they host Furman on Saturday at 1 p.m. The Blue Hose men's soccer team is having its 40 years of soccer celebration on this day.