Gums Named 2018 Team MVP

Gums Named 2018 Team MVP

LAKELAND, Fla. - Throughout the month of July, Florida Southern College Athletics will release its list of team MVPs for the 2018-19 season. Each MVP was selected by the team's head coach, and the list includes some of the top student-athletes in the country. MVPs will be revealed each weekday during the month at 10 a.m., and a list of their scheduled release dates can be found below.

Moccasin men's soccer head coach Jason Carlson announced Christoph Gums as the teams 2018 team MVP. Gums was Florida Southern's second-leading scorer in 2018 with five goals and 18 points while leading the team with eight assists for the second year in a row. After tying for the Sunshine State Conference lead in assists last year as a sophomore, he is tied for second this year, and no other midfielder in the SSC has had more points than Gums over the last two seasons. With an average of 0.50 assists per game, Gums finished the season ranked third in the South Region. He ended the season tied for 28th nationally in that department. 

Gums will return for his senior season and he and the Mocs will open the 2019 season at Montevallo (Sept. 6) and Spring Hill (Sept. 8) before their home opener against the 2018 Conference Carolinas regular season and tournament champions, Limestone (Sept. 13). 

Men's Golf Michael VanDerLaan
Women's Tennis Gabby Hesse
Baseball Zach Scott
Women's Lacrosse Sam Keesey
Women's Golf Amanda Gartrell
Men's Track Josh Wagner
Women's Track Hannah Flemming
Men's Tennis Tim Becker
Softball Aubrey Ehlers
Beach Volleyball Makena Wilson
Men's Lacrosse Austen Lison
Esports Donovan West
Women's Basketball Camille Giardina
Men's Basketball Jonathan Lawton
Equestrian Taylor Derrico
Men's Swimming Matthew Holmes
Women's Swimming Katie Moore
Men's Cross Country Mason Jones
Women's Cross Country Addison Cantor
Volleyball Nicole Mattson
Men's Soccer Christoph Gums
Women's Soccer July 25
Men's Water Ski July 26
Women's Water Ski July 26