Junior forward Ethan Finlay of the Creighton men’s soccer team has been named one of 15 semifinalists for the Missouri Athletic Club Hermann Trophy, the most prestigious individual award in collegiate soccer.
Finlay was named the Missouri Valley Conference Player of the Year after finishing the season with a league leading 15 goals and 34 points. Finlay ranks seventh in the NCAA in both goals and points. He ended his junior season ranked ninth in school history with 28 points.
Three finalists for the award will be announced on Friday, Dec. 10 and those student-athletes will be invited to the Missouri Athletic Club in St. Louis for a news conference on Jan. 7, 2011, where the winner will be announced.