(WOLFVILLE, NS) Four members of the UNB Varsity Reds men’s soccer team have been named to Atlantic University Sport All-Star teams.
Midfielders Marcus Lees and Diego Padilha and fullback Steve Miller were named to the First All-Star team.
Ken Van Aarle is a midfielder on the Second All-Star team.
Miller (London, ON) is known as one of the most talented and strongest defenders in the conference.
Lees (Barrie, ON) scored twice and recorded three assists for the VReds during the regular season.
Padilha (Macieo, Brazil) had a goal and an assist from his midfield position.
Van Aarle (St. Andrews, NB) has established a reputation as a tough presence in the middle of the field. He can stop opponents and contribute to the offence.
The Varsity Reds went 8-2-3 in the regular season, earning a first round by at the AUS conference championship tournament. The team hasn’t lost a game since opening weekend.
UNB’s semi-final opponent will be determined in Thursday’s quarter-finals.
This year’s conference championship tournament is being played at Acadia University.
You can follow the action at www.austv.ca