FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

October 29, 2006

Menís Soccer Score Report:

Providence, RI

 

 

1

2

1OT

2OT

Final

Eastern Connecticut (7-5-6, 2-1-4)

0

0

0

0

0
Rhode Island College (10-5-1, 4-2-1)
0
0
0
0
0

 

RIC & EASTERN CONNECTICUT
BATTLE TO 0-0 TIE

Anchormen Clinch Third Seed In Upcoming LEC Tournament

Providence, RIóRhode Island College and Eastern Connecticut battled to a 0-0 double overtime tie in the regular season finale for both clubs. The Anchormen clinched the third seed in the upcoming four-team Little East Conference Menís Soccer Tournament. Rhode Island Collegeís opponent will either be Keene State or Plymouth State depending on KSCís game with UMass Boston tomorrow night.

 

The Warriors, who have now posted ten shutouts on the season, are 7-5-6 overall and 2-1-4 in the Little East. The Anchormen remain winless in overtime games this fall (0-2-1), as they are 10-5-1 overall and 4-2-1 in the conference.

 

Rhode Island College outshot the Warriors, 27-15, but Warrior sophomore goalkeeper Jay Barney (Mansfield, CT) was spectacular in net. He made 12 saves as his record improves to 6-4-5 to go along with five shutouts. Rhode Island College junior netminder Jadon Neves (Warren, RI) made four saves as his record now stands at 8-4-1 with five shutouts.

 

In upcoming action, the 2006 Little East Conference Menís Soccer Tournament begins on Wednesday, Nov. 1 with the top two seeds hosting the games.

 

Rhode Island College celebrated Senior Night prior to the game.
(left to right): Seniors Nick Tavares, Nic Rossi and Chris Childs with their families.

 

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