FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

September 21, 2009

 

DIOGO NAMED LITTLE EAST
PLAYER OF THE WEEK

Providence, RIóJunior midfielder Mike Diogo (Bristol, RI) was named the Little East Conference Menís Soccer Offensive Player of the Week for his performance in a 1-1 week for the Anchormen.

 

 

 

Diogo registered a pair of markers to lead Rhode Island College to its first victory of the season, defeating conference rival UMass Dartmouth, 4-2, this past weekend. He netted his first two goals on the campaign in the opening 20 minutes to play to give the Anchormen a lead they would never relinquish.

 

For the season, he has played in six games, starting four of them, totaling two goals for four points on six shots.

 

Head Coach John Melloís team is 1-4-1 overall and 1-0 in the Little East Conference. In upcoming action, the Anchormen will host Bridgewater State on Tuesday, Sept. 22.

 

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