HALIFAX – Striker Cole MacMillan of the UPEI men’s soccer team has been named the Subway Atlantic University Sport male athlete of the week.
A second-year arts student in his third year of eligibility, MacMillan scored five goals in three games last week to help the Panthers to their first three wins of the season.
MacMillan, who is from Stanhope, scored the first of two UPEI goals in a 2-1 win over Moncton on Wednesday, Oct. 2, and then contributed the winning goal in Saturday’s 2-1 victory over the Memorial SeaHawks. MacMillan followed that up with a three-goal performance in UPEI’s 4-0 win over Memorial.
Cross-country athlete Melissa Hardy of St. Francis Xavier University was selected as the female athlete of the week.