WEEKLY NOTEBOOK (PDF w/stats)
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- Seven of the league's teams secured at least a point during the opening weekend of regular-season play, including North Dakota and Oral Roberts, who both picked up a pair of shutouts.
• ORU and UND led the way with six points apiece as the Golden Eagles won the UTRGV Tournament with a pair of 1-0 victories, while the Fighting Hawks combined for seven goals in blankings of Nicholls State and Southern.
2018 Players of the Week
ABOUT THE SUMMIT LEAGUE
Through 36 years of Division I athletics, The Summit League offers 19 championship sports and has a combined enrollment of nearly 115,000 at nine institutions, including three located in top 60 U.S. metro populations and two land-grant universities. Member institutions include: Denver (University of Denver), Purdue Fort Wayne (Purdue University Fort Wayne), the University of North Dakota, North Dakota State University, Omaha (University of Nebraska Omaha), Oral Roberts University, the University of South Dakota, South Dakota State University and Western Illinois University. Previously known as the Mid-Continent Conference, The Summit League rebranded in 2007 and has since produced 12 NCAA Champions along with over 100 Academic All-Americans, and nearly 125 All-America selections and numerous former student-athletes competing at the highest professional level. For more information about the league, visit www.thesummitleague.org website