Bobcats' men's soccer senior forward Machel Baker (Spanish Town, Jamaica) has been named the Quinnipiac October Male Athlete of the Month, which was announced on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014.
In the month of October, senior forward Machel Baker led the men’s soccer team to a 4-0-3 record, all against MAAC opponents. His play helped the Bobcats clinch 12 conference points in October, on route to claiming the MAAC regular season title. In seven games, Baker registered 16 points off seven goals and two assists. He scored in six of the seven games and tallied two goals including the game winner against Rider. He recorded a goal and an assist in wins over Marist and Siena. His seven goals came off 20 total shots and nine on goal. Baker was named MAAC Offensive Player of the Week for the week starting Oct. 27. He remains the MAAC leader in points with 20 and goals at 9.
The men’s soccer team wrapped up the 2014 MAAC Regular Season Championship with an undefeated 7-0-3 record in conference play. The No. 1 seed Bobcats will host the 2014 MAAC Tournament starting on Friday, Nov. 14 with the matchup still to-be-determined.