Querin torments Regis, named RMAC defender of the week

October 14, 2014

Oliver Querin SoccerSomething about playing Regis University brings out the best in Colorado Mesa University men’s soccer player Oliver Querin of Palmer.

He has four goals in 44 career games – all four of them against Regis.

Querin struck again, scoring the lone goal as Colorado Mesa beat NCAA D2 No. 8 Regis 1-0 in a matchup between the top two teams in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference.

The senior defender found the net in the 58th minute for his first goal of the season. It came off a throw in that was headed his direction.

“It settled perfectly for me and I slaughtered it,” he told the school’s website. “It wouldn’t have come through to me if our team wasn’t challenging for those [50/50] balls.”

Querin, of Colony High fame, was honored by the conference by being named RMAC Defender of the Week.

In addition to his goal, helped the Mavericks earn back-to-back shutouts and allow just six shots on goal in two wins. Colorado Mesa leads the RMAC at 7-2 and is 9-2-1 overall.