Male Athlete of the Week: Chris Hellman
Lynn University's men's soccer team continued its winning ways with a pair of Sunshine State Conference victories over rival Barry and Florida Southern. Starting in both matches this week, freshman Chris Hellman stepped up and is becoming one of the Fighting Knights top scorers.
The Cologne, Germany, native provided a goal and an assists in the 3-1 victory against Barry on Tuesday. On the road at Florida Southern Hellman was involved in all three goals scored by Lynn; dishing out an assist for the first score before sending the ball past the goalkeeper twice.
Hellman has played and started in four games in his freshman season averaging one goal per appearance and three assists for 11 points, which ties him for most on the squad.
The 2013 campaign enters its final stretch as Lynn closes out the regular season with a road match at Rollins on Tuesday before hosting Florida Tech on Saturday.
As announced on Monday, Hellman was named the Sunshine State Conference offensive player of the week.