FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

October 20, 2014

 

KOMLA DOGBEY NAMED LITTLE EAST CONFERENCE

MENíS SOCCER ROOKIE OF THE WEEK

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College freshman forward Komla Dogbey (Providence, RI) was named the Little East Conference Menís Soccer Rookie of the Week for his performance in a 1-1 week for the Anchormen.

 

The Anchormen split a pair of 2-0 contests on the week, defeating Curry, 2-0, on Oct. 15, before falling to LEC rival Eastern Connecticut, 2-0, on Oct. 18.

 

Dogbey scored a goal in each half against the Colonels to give the Anchormen the victory. In the second game of the week, Dogbey recorded a team-high five shots, including one off the post in the first half, in a 2-0 defeat to Eastern.

 

 

 

For the week, Dogbey tallied seven shots on goal and scored two goals. Dogbey has played in 14 games, starting 11 of them. He has six goals and two assists for 14 points. His six goals rank him fifth in the LEC in goals for the season.

 

Head Coach John Melloís team is 8-5-1 overall and 2-2-1 in the Little East. In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will host Westfield State on Wednesday, Oct. 22 (6 p.m.).

 

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