MAGUI NAMED TO SPORTURF MASL TEAM OF WEEK
St. Charles, MO (February 6, 2019) – St. Louis Ambush defender Magui Souza, otherwise known simply as Magui, has earned a spot on the Sporturf MASL Team of the Week for Week Ten of the 2018-19 regular season.
Although the Ambush lost 8-7 to the Orlando SeaWolves in the last minute of the match on Saturday, Magui did his part, both on offense and on defense, to keep his team in the game. He tallied two goals, three assists and blocked four shots. The current season is the Brazilian’s first with the Ambush and in the MASL. Magui has appeared in 14 of the team’s 15 games, posting five goals and nine assists. His 14 points is good for third on the team.
Magui is the third member of the Ambush to make the Sporturf MASL Team of the Week this season. He joins teammates Zach Reget, who was named twice and Douglas Dos Santos, who was named once.
RIGHT: Ambush defender Magui in action Saturday, February 2, 2019 at the Family Arena. (Photo by Jerry McGrath)
Two other members of the Ambush earned Honorable Mentions for Week Ten. Forward Zach Reget contributed three assists in Friday’s 8-3 win over the Florida Tropics. He leads the team in goals (15), points (19) and game-winning goals (2) and currently leads all rookies in the MASL in goals scored. He’s been named MASL Player of the Week once, named to the Sporturf Team of the Week twice and earned honorable mention four times. Goalkeeper Paulo made 17 saves in 23 save attempts in Friday’s win for an impressive .850 save percentage and his fourth time on the honorable mention list.
The Ambush are back in action this Saturday, February 9 when the Kansas City Comets invade the Family Arena for a 7:05 p.m. match. For fans unable to catch the game in person, all MASL games are webcast live at masl.tv.
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RELATED: Full Sporturf MASL Team of the Week
ABOVE: Angella Sharpe conducts a postgame interview with Magui (right) Saturday, February 2, 2019 at the Family Arena. Lucas Almeida (center) serves as translator. (Photo by Brian King)