October 4, 2003


Menís Soccer Score Report:

Providence, RI







UMass-Boston (6-4, 0-3)






Rhode Island College (7-4, 3-0)






GOALS: RIC, Kyle Teixeira, 3:30; UMB, Roger Lau (James Ocampo), 39:32; RIC, Kyle Teixeira (Tim DaPonte), 45:35; RIC, Kyle Teixeira, 52:26; RIC, Kyle Teixeira (Dan Toro), 59:45; RIC, Brian Schimmel, 72:23.


SAVES: UMB, Mike Tady (10), Roger Lau (0); RIC, Kyle Amaral (3).


TOTAL SHOTS: UMB (11); RIC (23).


Teixeira Notches Sombrero in Anchormen Win

Providence, RIóRhode Island College sophomore forward Kyle Teixeira (Warren, RI) scored four goals in the Anchormenís, 5-1, win over Little East Conference rival UMass-Boston in collegiate menís soccer action. RIC improves to 7-4 overall and remains unbeaten in LEC play. The Beacons fall to 6-4 overall and are winless with a 0-3 mark in conference play.


Teixeira drew first blood, scoring on a free kick in the fourth minute. UMB sophomore midfielder Roger Lau (Medford, MA) evened the contest in the 40th minute by chipping in a pass from sophomore midfielder James Ocampo (Everett, MA).


The teams were tied, 1-1, at the half before the Anchormen exploded offensively. Teixeira scored his second goal on a crossing pass from freshman midfielder Tim DaPonte (Bristol, RI) 35 seconds into the second frame. He added his third and fourth goals of the day in the 53rd and 60th minute respectively to put the contest away. Senior midfielder Brian Schimmel (Cumberland, RI) added an insurance goal in the 74th minute.


RIC freshman goalkeeper Kyle Amaral (Seekonk, MA) wasnít tested that often, making three saves to earn the win. UMB senior goalkeeper Mike Tady (Coal Valley, IL) allowed all five Anchormen goals and made ten saves in a losing effort. Lau relieved Tady in the 76th minute.


In upcoming action, RIC will host UMass-Dartmouth on Saturday, Oct. 11 at 1 p.m.