PASL-Pro Names Eller Player of the Week
CANTON, OH - November 18, 2010 - The Professional Arena Soccer League (PASL-Pro) named Allen Eller as its first ever Player of the Week.
Eller of the Ohio Vortex led all scorers during the opening weeked of the 2010/11 season with five goals, helping his team to an 11-10 home victory at the Canton Civic Center.
Eller, 33, tied for the league lead in scoring last year with 53 points and was second with 34 goals. The veteran signed with the Cleveland Crunch (NPSL) in 1999. He would go on to play for several clubs, including the USL's Pittsburgh Riverhounds (1999-2001), WISL's Houston Hotshots (2000), MISL's Harrisburg Heat (2002), USL's Cincinnati Riverhawks (2002), MISL's Baltimore Blast (2002-2005), and MISL's Cleveland Force (2005).
The PASL-Pro kicked off its third season last weekend, but this is the first time that the league will recognize a single player for excellent play each week. One player each week, regardless of position, will be selected.