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November 5, 2001

 

Three Earn All-Little East Conference
Honors in Men’s Soccer

 

Providence, RI—Rhode Island College junior forward Scott Main (Exeter, RI), junior back James Williamson (North Kingstown, RI) and sophomore midfielder Paul Sousa (East Providence, RI) were each named Second Team All-Little East Conference for their performance in men’s soccer this season.

 

 

Main, a forward, played in 20 games, starting 18 of them. He had eight goals and three assists for 19 points on the season. Main had two game-winning goals to his credit. He led the team in goals, points and game-winning goals and was second in assists.

 

 

 

Williamson, a sweeper, played in 17 games, starting all of them. He had three goals and one assist for seven points on the season. He was tied for second on the team in points and was second in goals.

 

 

 

Sousa, a midfielder, played in 18 games, starting 17 of them. He had two goals and one assist for five points on the season. He ranked fourth on the team in points and was tied for third on the squad in goals.

 

 

 

Head Coach Len Mercurio’s team finished the 2001 season with a 4-11-5 overall record and a 2-3-2 (fourth place) mark in the Little East Conference. Despite battling fifth-seeded Western Connecticut State University to a 0-0 tie through regulation and four 15 minute overtime periods, RIC was eliminated from the Little East Conference Tournament on penalty kicks (3-1) by the Colonials on Oct. 30

 

 

 

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