Vanzela and Donatelli Team of the Week Honorable Mention
The Major Arena Soccer League announced on Wednesday that Baltimore Blast goalkeeper, William Vanzela, and midfielder, Tony Donatelli, have been named as honorable mentions to the MASL Team of the Week.
William Vanzela came within a minute of a shutout on Saturday night against the St. Louis Ambush. After allowing only 7 goal in 2 games this weekend Vanzela continues to lead the MASL in goals against with a 2.65 average as well as save percentage with a .809%.
Tony Donatelli ranks second on the Blast in points with 25 and leads the team in assists with 13. Donatelli lead the Blast offense on Saturday night against the Ambush scoring 2 goals and adding 2 assists in the victory. Donatelli also assisted a crucial game tying goal in Sunday’s matchup against the Comets.
Team of the Week
GK – Nate Steinwascher- Waza Flo
D – Luis Ortega- Chicago Mustangs
D – Stephen DeRoux- Milwaukee Wave
M- Miguel Vaca- Chicago Mustangs
M- Kenardo Forbes- Syracuse Silver Knights
F – Franck Tayou- Soles De Sonora
Honorable Mention: GK-William Vanzela (Baltimore Blast), GK-Marcel Feenstra (Milwaukee Wave), GK-Jesus Flores (Chicago Mustangs), D-Costea Decu (Waza Flo), D-Adam West (Tacoma Stars), M-Tony Donatelli (Baltimore Blast), M-Lucas Almeida (St. Louis Ambush), M-Lucio Gonzaga (Ontario Fury), F-Efrain “Wilo” Martinez (Chicago Mustangs), F-Odaine Sinclair (St. Louis Ambush), F-Tino Nunez (Ontario Fury), F- Kraig Chiles (San Diego Sockers)
Vanzela, Donatelli, and the rest of the Blast will be back in action Friday, February 12th for a divisional matchup against the Waza Flo. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:35p.m.CST from the Dort Federal Arena in Flint Michigan.