TACOMA, WA— The Western Indoor Soccer League (WISL) today announces that Alex Hernandez of the Olympic Force (Offense) and goalkeeper JJ Olson of the Oly Town Artesians (Defense) are the WISL Players of the Week for matches played December 16, 2017.
Alex Hernandez (Offense) – Olympic Force
Alex Hernandez (Kingston, WA) scored five goals on Saturday at the Bellingham Sportsplex as the Olympic Force battled against the Hammers in an eventual 9-7 loss. He scored from close range, from distance, using a soft touch, and blasting away. Hernandez now leads the WISL in goals scored with ten. Richard Henderson, last week’s WISL POTW on offense, scored four goals in the match for BUFC.
Video: Hernandez scores five, Henderson scores four
JJ Olson (Defense) – Oly Town Artesians
JJ Olson (Lakeville, MN) notched 27 saves as Oly Town broke through for their first win of the season 7-5 at the Evergreen Pavilion over the Tacoma Stars Reserves. Olson’s family was visiting from out-of-town and witnessed the sprawling, diving, saving, inspiring performance.
Video: Artesians get first win of season