Nov. 14, 2011
MADISON, Wis. - Junior Tomislav Zadro (Toronto, Ontario) and sophomore Nick Janus (Deer Park, Ill.) have been selected to the Big Ten Men's Soccer All-Tournament Team, the league announced Sunday.
The two Badgers join nine other Big Ten athletes on the all-tournament team.
Janus was recognized after scoring the game-winning goal in Wisconsin's 2-0 opening round win over Michigan on Wednesday, Nov. 9.
Janus connected on a cross from Zadro at the 83:22 mark to capture his third goal of the season.
With the game-winning assist, Zadro recorded his 20th point of the season. The assist also moved Zadro into a tie for eighth on the Wisconsin single-season assist record list.
After defeating the Wolverines on Wednesday, Nov. 9, the Badgers advanced to the semifinals where they faced the Penn State Nittany Lions for the second time in less than a week. On Friday, Nov. 11 however, Wisconsin was shutout, 1-0, against the seventh-seeded Nittany Lions.
The loss marked the conclusion of Wisconsin's season, where it finished with an overall record of 10-8-2 and 4-2-0 in the Big Ten.