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Marcelin, Miller Selected to NASL Team of The Week

Aug 9, 2017
CARY, N.C. (Aug. 9, 2017) - James Marcelin and Steven Miller have both been selected to the NASL Team of the Week for Week Two of the NASL Fall Season after leading North Carolina FC to a 3-2 win over Spring Season Champions Miami FC last weekend.
 
The victory lifted North Carolina FC to the top spot of the NASL Fall Table and moved the team to fourth in the combined standings between Fall and Spring play.
 
Marcelin helped command NCFC's midfield unit. He completed 32-of-33 passes and had a strong defensive game, winning five duels and two tackles, while adding three clearances and two interceptions. Marcelin is a first-time selection to the Team of the Week this season.
 
Miller added a complete performance from the right flank. The defender got into NCFC’s attack and recorded two assists. On the defensive end, Miller won five duels and two tackles. It’s Miller’s second Team of the Week selection in as many weeks and it marks the fifth time he’s earned the honor this season.
 
NCFC returns home on Saturday, Aug. 12 at 7:30 p.m. to host the Jacksonville Armada at Sahlen’s Stadium at WakeMed Soccer Park. The game is presented by PNC Bank and will be the seventh annual Kicks 4 Kids Night. Tickets are available online or over the phone by calling the North Carolina Football Club Ticket Office at 919.458.8144.
 
NASL Fall Honors:
Week 1:
NASL Team of the Week – Steven Miller
Week 2:
NASL Team of the Week – James Marcelin, Steven Miller
 
NASL Spring Honors:
Week 1:
NASL Team of the Week – Matt Fondy and Connor Tobin
Week 4:
NASL Player of the Week – Matt Fondy
NASL Team of the Week – Matt Fondy, Connor Tobin, Lance Laing, Nazmi Albadawi, Steven Miller
Week 5:
NASL Player of the Week – Brian Sylvestre
NASL Team of the Week – Lance Laing, Brian Sylvestre
Week 6:
NASL Team of the Week - Brian Sylvestre, Steven Miller
Week 8:
NASL Player of the Week - Lance Laing
NASL Team of the Week – Lance Laing, Steven Miller, Brian Sylvestre
Week 9:
NASL Team of the Week – Matt Fondy, Billy Schuler, Connor Tobin
Week 11:
NASL Team of the Week – Brian Sylvestre
Week12:
NASL Team of the Week – Billy Schuler
Week 15:
NASL Team of the Week - Billy Schuler, Jose Carranza
Week 17:
NASL Team of the Week – Lance Laing
 
 
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