Hakan Ilhan Named To the NCCSIA All-State Team
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG senior forward Hakan Ilhan (Stuttgart, Germany/Univ. of Stuttgart) was named men's soccer Second Team All-State by the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA), the organization announced Tuesday afternoon.
Ilhan, who was drafted by the Montreal Impact in the MLS Supplemental Draft, earned First Team All-SoCon honors all three years for UNCG as he finished his career tied for 16th all-time in school history with 29 goals scored and 21st all-time with 19 assists. He tallied 77 total points in his career, including 31 as a sophomore, 25 as a junior and 21 as a senior.
A three-year letterwinner, Ilhan scored a team-high 21 points this past fall as he scored a team-high seven goals and dished out seven assists. He set the UNCG single-game record for assists in a game in the Division I era when he handed out four assists against Davidson.
Ilhan earned NSCAA All-South Region honors as a junior as well as earning All-SoCon Tournament accolades. He led the Spartans and ranked second in the league in scoring at 25 points, with a team-high 10 goals and handing out five assists. He led the league in scoring his first year at UNCG as a sophomore with 31 points and 12 goals while earning All-Region accolades.
NCCSIA Men's Soccer University Division All-State First Team
GK: Klay Davis, Jr., Charlotte
D: Fejiro Okiomah, Sr., High Point University
D: Thomas Allen, Jr., Charlotte
D: Travis Golden, Jr., Campbell
M: Donnie Smith, Sr., Charlotte
M: Shawn Sloan, Sr., High Point University
M: Mitchell Cardenas, Sr., Campbell
M: Gabe Latigue, Jr., Elon University
F: Giuseppe Gentile, So., Charlotte
F: Chris Thomas, Sr., Elon University
F: Mamadee Nyepon, So., High Point University
NCCSIA Men's Soccer University Division All-State Second Team
GK: Kody Palmer, R-Fr., High Point University
D: Lee Williams, Sr., Appalachian State University
D: Austin Yearwood, Fr., High Point University
D: Jon Ole Reinhardsen, R-Sr., Gardner-Webb University
M: Matt Wescoe, Jr., Elon University
M: Adam Sewell, Jr., High Point University
M: Daniel Lovitz, Jr., Elon University
M: Tyler Gibson, Jr., Charlotte
F: Hakan Ilhan, Sr., UNCG
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