FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

September 7, 2004

 

Rhode Island College Men’s Soccer Update #1

(0-1 Overall; 0-0 in the Little East Conference)

Providence, RI--Head Coach John Mello’s team is 0-1 overall and has yet to play a game in the Little East Conference. In action last week, the Anchormen lost their season-opener at Clark University by the score of 2-1 on Saturday, Sept. 4.

 

Junior forward Kyle Teixeira (Warren, RI) has played and started RIC’s only game of the season. He has one goal and no assists for two points this season. Teixeira’s first goal of the season gives him 43 goals and 97 points for his career. Teixeira is now 19 goals and 50 points shy of RIC all-time career goals and points leader Domenico Petrarca (73’-76’).

 

Sophomore forward Holman Giraldo (Pawtucket, RI) has played and started in one game.

 

Senior defender Mike Maciel (East Providence, RI) has played and started in one game. He has one shot.

 

Junior midfielder Joe Mackinnon (Exeter, RI) has played and started in one game. He has two shots.

 

Junior midfielder Dan Toro (Pawtucket, RI) has played and started in one game. 

 

Sophomore midfielder Nic Rossi (North Kingstown, RI) has played and started in one game. He has one shot.

 

Sophomore defender and captain Scott Westcott (Scituate, RI) has played and started in one game. He has one shot.

 

Freshman goalkeeper Sean Gonsalves (Somerset, MA) has played and started in one game. He has a record of 0-1 with four saves and has logged a .667 save percentage and a 2.00 goals against average.

 

Sophomore midfielder Brian Purcell (Barrington, RI) has played and started in one game.

 

Freshman defenseman Kyle Remy (Bristol, RI) has played and started in one game.

 

Junior defenseman Matt Borges (New Bedford, MA) has played in one game.

 

Sophomore forward Chris Childs (Cranston, RI) has played in one game.

 

Sophomore defenseman Alain Edouard (Providence, RI) has played in one game.

 

Freshman midfielder Steve Alves (Pawtucket, RI) has played in one game.

 

Freshman midfielder Jeff Melo (North Providence, RI) has played in one game. He has two shots.

 

Freshman defenseman Matthew Souto (East Providence, RI) has played and started in one game.

 

In upcoming action, RIC will host both Rivier College on Wednesday, Sept. 8 at 4 p.m. and MIT on Saturday Sept. 11 at 1 p.m.

 

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