Espinosa, Knibbs and Loveless Earn WAC All-Tournament Honors

Nov. 18, 2013

San Jose, Calif. – Three San Jose State men’s soccer players garnered Western Athletic Conference All-Tournament Team honors for their play during the Spartans run to the tournament’s championship match.

Sophomore keeper Emmanuel Espinosa, freshman striker Rory Knibbs and junior midfielder Jamison Loveless were named to the team along with eight other student-athletes.

The San José State men’s soccer team, who came into the Western Athletic Conference Championship Tournament as the sixth seed, defeated in successive days, third seed UNLV and second seed CSU Bakersfield, before falling 2-1 in the championship match on Sunday.

2013 WAC All-Tournament Team
Joe Masumiya, Jr., MF, Bakersfield
Jonathan Colunga, Fr., MF, Bakersfield
Caleb Downey, Sr., D, Air Force
Matt Payne, Jr., MF, Air Force
Rory Knibbs, Fr., F, San Jose State
Jamison Loveless, Jr., MF, San Jose State
Manny Espinosa, So., GK, San Jose State
Kyle Bjornethun, Fr., D, Seattle U
Ian Hines-Ike, So., MF, Seattle U
Miguel Gonzalez, Sr., F, Seattle U
MVP: Jake Feener, Sr., GK, Seattle U