OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – The Association of Division III Independents has announced its Student-Athletes of the Month for October. The Scarlet Hawks have a winner for men's soccer, as after a strong month, Brandon Bortei-Doku was named the recipient of the honor.
Bortei-Doku concluded the month with six goals, two assists and 14 points for the Scarlet Hawks. The junior finished with three goals, including the game-winning goal, in Illinois Tech's win over fellow AD3I member Maranatha Baptist on October 7th. Bortei-Doku later recorded two goals in the Scarlet Hawks' win over Andrews on October 13th. The one-time Player of the Week also produced a goal and an assist in the win over Moody Bible on October 18th.
Men's Soccer begins the USCAA Tournament tomorrow with a 2:00 p.m. eastern time matchup with the tournament's second overall seed, the University of Maine and Fort Kent.