Birmingham, Ala. - Junior Okang Nkosi (Belmont, Trinidad/Malick Sec Comp) played a major role in West Florida's 2-0 weekend against south region opponents. On Wednesday, Nkosi was honored by the Gulf South Conference with his first GSC Defender of the Week honor.
Nkosi played a combined 191 minutes against Sunshine State Conference opponents Tampa and Saint Leo. He held both teams to a combined one goal and nine shots. Nkosi played all 90 minutes in West Florida's 3-1 win over Tampa last Friday. Two days later, he helped limit 10th ranked Saint Leo to only two shots on goal in the Argonauts 2-1 overtime victory.
West Florida (3-1) will host seventh ranked Rollins (4-0) this Friday at 7 p.m. at the UWF Soccer Complex. The Argonauts are currently ranked 18th in the latest NSCAA/adidas NCAA Division II Coaches Poll.