FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

 

December 6, 2004

 

 

 

Rhode Island College Announces
2004 Fall Sports MVPs

 

 

 

Providence, RI-- The Rhode Island College Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, Intramurals and Recreation held its annual Fall Banquet at RICís Donovan Dining Center on Monday, Dec. 6 to honor those student-athletes who participate in varsity fall athletics. Each sport gave out their Most Valuable Player Award.

 

 

 

Menís Soccer

Sophomore forward Kyle Teixeira (Warren, RI) was named the menís soccer teamís MVP for the second consecutive season. He was named the Little East Conference Offensive Player of the Year for the second time in his career and was selected First Team All-LEC for the third consecutive season. He played in 20 games, starting all of them. He had 21 goals and five assists for 47 points on the season. He broke Domenico Petrarcaís í78 27-year old record for career goals when he scored his 21st goal of the season and the 63rd of his career in the Little East Conference Menís Soccer Tournament Semi-Final win over Plymouth State (3-1). Teixeira also has 16 career assists, 142 career points and trails Petrarcaís record for career points (147) by five heading into next fall.

He is a physical education major and a 2002 graduate of Mt. Hope High School.

 

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