FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

October 24, 2016

 

DAN MONTEIRO NAMED LITTLE EAST MENíS SOCCER OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College senior midfielder Dan Monteiro (Pawtucket, RI) has been named the Little East Conference Menís Soccer Offensive Player of the Week for his performance in a 2-0 week for the Anchormen.

 

Monteiro recorded the first hat trick of his career, and added another, with four goals to help the Anchormen to a 4-2 victory over Plymouth State in a key Little East Conference contest played at Alumni Field on Oct. 22.

 

 

 

 

For the season Monteiro has played in 16 games, starting 15 of them. He has tallied seven goals and two assists for 16 points. Two of his goals have been game-winners for RIC, which includes the game-winner against Plymouth State.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College (12-3-1, 4-1-1 LEC) will host intra-city rival Johnson & Wales at Alumni Field on Tuesday, Oct. 25 (4 p.m.).

 

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