Clarksville, Ark.-University of the Ozarks junior defender Jason Caskey has been named to the d3kicks.com team of the week, announced Tuesday morning by d3kicks.com editor Elliot Spruell.
<#IMAGE:1#>Caskey, a 6-2 native of Broken Arrow, Okla., earned the award after leading the Eagles (8-4-1, 5-2-0) to American Southwest Conference victories over McMurry University and Hardin-Simmons University over the weekend. Caskey, who received the ASC Offensive Player of the Week award on Monday, recorded two game-winning goals on the road to help the Eagles secure their third and fourth straight ASC victories. Caskey scored twice in a 4-2 win over McMurry on Friday before drilling the game-winner in the 23d minute of a 4-0 victory against Hardin-Simmons on Saturday. Caskey totaled 5 shots during the two-game stretch and has scored 4 goals in the last 6 matches. Each week, d3kicks.com selects players to the men’s and women’s team of the week based on nominations from sports information directors from NCAA III institutions around the country. Ozarks will host University of Mary Hardin-Baylor on Friday and Howard Payne University on Saturday.