Escalante Missourian Athlete of Week

Ottmar Escalante Named Washington Missourian Athlete of the Week
Posted on 09/25/2018
Ottmar EscalanteWashington High School soccer player Ottmar Escalante is the Washington Missourian Athlete of the Week, sponsored by First State Community Bank.

Escalante, a senior goalie, was named to the Hillsboro All-Tournament Team, helping the Blue Jays to a second place finish after losing in overtime to Cape Central in the championship match.

“Ottmar made an unbelievable post-to-post save in the championship game to keep the score 0-0 at the time,” said Washington Head Coach Derek Schriewer.

Escalante ended up with five saves for the game and 17 in the tournament.

“Ottmar is a quality goalkeeper who has been crucial to the team’s success,” Schriewer said.

On the season, Escalante owns a 7-6-1 record, allowing only 20 goals in 14 games and a save percentage of .841.

Ottmar Escalante
Ottmar Escalante