Shaswar, Causse Named to Daktronics South Central Region Second Team

By Jared Verner published November 19, 2012

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - University of Colorado Colorado Springs seniors Mash Shaswar and Gabe Causse were named to the Daktronics Division II Men's Soccer All-South Central Region Second Team this morning. The duo helped lead the Mountain Lions to their first RMAC semifinal game since 2001.

Shaswar was a second-team All-RMAC selection this season led the Mountain Lions with eight goals. He scored three game-winning goals for UCCS to help the team host its first playoff game in program history. Shaswar was an RMAC All-Academic First Team and Capital One Academic All-District Second Team student-athlete.

Causse was part of a defense that posted five shutouts during the season and earned All-RMAC Second Team honors. He was an RMAC All-Academic First Team student-athlete and helped the Mountain Lions post a shutout in the first playoff victory since 1998.

UCCS finished the season with a 9-9-1 overall record and fourth in the conference standings. The Mountain Lions put together a five-game winning streak midway through the season for the longest winning streak since 2000 and defeated Fort Lewis in Durango for the first time since 1999.

The Daktronics South Central Region teams were selected by the Sports Information Directors at the schools that sponsor men's soccer in the RMAC, Heartland Conference and Lone Star Conference.

UCCS Players/Staff Featured

Mash ShaswarMash Shaswar7MSr.
Gabe CausseGabe Causse9DSr.
Additional News Stories
June 10, 2013Shaswar, Kinzer Earn RMAC Scholar-Athlete AwardsUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs seniors Mash Sashwar and Nikki Kinzer earned the RMAC Scholar-Athlete Award from the conference office.
May 28, 2013Register for June 29 Soccer Tennis TournamentThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's soccer team will hold a summer Soccer Tennis Tournament June 29 at Mountain Lion Field.
May 10, 2013Foulk, Best, Brim and Archuleta Win First Alumni Soccer Tennis TournamentErick Foulk, Brian Best, Mark Brim and Mike Archuleta were the champions for the first University of Colorado Colorado Springs Alumni Soccer Tennis Tournament on April 20
May 1, 2013Shaswar and Burrell Receive McLaughlin AwardUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs senior student-athletes Mash Shaswar and Megan Burrell were honored as the recipients of the Thomas F. McLaughlin Award at the University's annual Awards Banquet tonight in Berger Hall.
February 11, 2013Searls Signs with UCCS Men's SoccerUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs Head Men's Soccer Coach Johnnie Keen is excited to announce the signing of Cort Searls of Frisco, Texas, to a National Letter of Intent. Searls joins J. R. Calhoun and Derek Saunier as signees in the 2013 men's soccer class.
Visit our Facebook pageVisit the UCCS Mount Lion's Twitter pageVisit the UCCS Mountain Lions Youtube pageVisit UCCS Rss feeds