FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

October 27, 2003

 

 

Holman Giraldo Earns

Little East Rookie of the Week Honors

 

Providence, RIóRhode Island College freshman forward Holman Giraldo (Pawtucket, RI) was named the Little East Conferenceís Menís Soccer Rookie of the Week.

 

He scored two goals, including the game-winner, in the win over Wentworth on Oct. 22. He has played in 14 games, starting five of them. He has five goals, one game-winner, and two assists for 12 points this season.

 

He is a 2003 graduate of Tolman High School.

 

Head Coach Len Mercurioís team is 11-5 overall and is 5-1 in Little East Conference play. The Anchormen defeated Wentworth, 3-1, on Oct. 22 then dropped a close game to Little East foe Keene State, 3-2, on Oct. 25. The loss was RICís first in conference play and it snapped a five-game winning streak.

 

In upcoming action, RIC will play at Worcester State College on Tuesday, Oct. 28 and at Plymouth State University on Saturday, Nov. 1. If RIC defeats PSU, it will win the Little East Conference regular season title and take the number one seed in the upcoming LEC Tournament.

 

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