FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

November 2, 2015

 

VAZQUEZ NAMED LITTLE EAST
MENíS SOCCER ROOKIE OF THE WEEK

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College freshman midfielder Dennis Vazquez (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. It is the second time this season that Vazquez has received this award.

 

He started off the week with one assist in the Anchormenís, 3-1, loss to intra-city rival Johnson & Wales on Oct. 27. He followed that performance by scoring the game-winning goal and adding one assist in RICís, 6-0, victory over Southern Maine on Oct. 31.

 

 

 

For the season Vazquez has played in 16 games, starting 14 of them. He has tallied five goals and a team-best seven assists for 17 points on the year.

 

Head Coach John Melloís team is 10-6 overall and 5-2 in the Little East Conference. The Anchormen will open the 2015 Little East Tournament as the No. 4 seed and will travel to top-seeded Eastern Connecticut on Wednesday, Nov. 4 (2 p.m.).

 

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