ICC midfielder named MACJC Player of the Week

Balestieri has four goals and two assists on the season for the Indians.

Posted: Sep 18, 2018 1:29 PM

FULTON, Miss. (WTVA/ICC Athletics) – Itawamba Community College’s Luan Balestieri has been recognized by the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges (MACJC) as the Men’s Soccer Player of the Week.

Balestieri (Rio Grande, Brazil) scored three goals and added an assist to help the Indians (5-2-0, 3-0-0 MACJC North) go 2-0 on the week and pick up their fifth-straight win of the season with victories over Holmes and Andrew College (Ga.).

The sophomore midfielder started the week scoring a goal and picking up an assist in the Indians’ 4-1 win over Holmes on Wednesday before adding a pair of two goals in the Indians’ 4-3 double overtime win against Andrew College on Saturday.

Balestieri has four goals and two assists on the season for the Indians.

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