FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

September 25, 2017

 

CHARLIE TASHJIAN NAMED LITTLE EAST
MENíS SOCCER ROOKIE OF THE WEEK

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College freshman goalkeeper Charlie Tashjian (West Warwick, RI) was named the Little East Conference Menís Soccer Rookie of the Week for his performance in a 3-2 double overtime win vs. Southern Maine on Sept. 23. This marks the second straight week that Tashjian has been tabbed as the LECís top rookie.

 

Tashjian (3-2-1) made five saves, including stopping a pair of penalty kicks, to help lead the Anchormen to the win on Saturday. For the season, he has played in seven games, starting six of them. Tashjian is 3-2-1 with a 1.65 goals against average, 36 saves and a .766 save percentage.

 

 

 

Head Coach John Melloís team is 3-3-1 overall and 2-0 in the Little East.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will play at Roger Williams on Wednesday, Oct. 27 (4 p.m.).

 

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