September 22, 2003


Kyle Amaral Earns Little East Menís Soccer Rookie of the Week Honors


Providence, RIóRhode Island College freshman goalkeeper Kyle Amaral (Seekonk, MA) was named the Little East Conferenceís Menís Soccer Rookie of the Week for his performance in three games last week.


Amaral posted a 2-1 record, making 14 saves, and recording two shutouts. The two shutouts were 1-0 victories over Johnson and Wales on Sept. 16 and Little East foe Eastern Connecticut on Sept. 20. For the season, he has played and started four games. He has made 18 saves while allowing six goals for a 1.45 goals against average.

He is a music education major with a psychology minor and a 2003 graduate of Seekonk High School.


Head Coach Len Mercurioís team is 4-3 (1-0 LEC) on the season. In upcoming action, RIC will host Salem State College on Wednesday, Sept. 24 at 3:30 p.m. and travel to the University of Southern Maine on Saturday, Sept. 27.