October 4, 2004


Sean Gonsalves Named Little East Conference
Menís Soccer Defensive Player of the Week


Providence, RIóRhode Island College freshman goalkeeper Sean Gonsalves (Somerset, MA) was named the Little East Conferenceís Menís Soccer Defensive Player of the Week.


Gonsalves recorded his first collegiate shutout in the, 3-0, win over UMass-Boston, making nine saves. For the season, he has played in six games, starting all of them. He has a record of 2-2-1 with 23 saves and has logged a .719 save percentage and a 1.58 goals against average.


He is a liberal arts major and a 2004 graduate of Somerset High School.


Head Coach John Melloís team is 5-4-2 overall and 2-0-1 in the Little East Conference. In action last week, the Anchormen dropped a 2-1 overtime decision to Tufts on Tuesday, Sept. 28. RIC then went on the road for two games. The Anchormen took the game to the distance against Roger Williams on Thursday, Sept. 30, ending up with a, 0-0, tie in double overtime. RIC then traveled to LEC opponent UMass-Boston, and got the win by a score of, 3-0, on Saturday, Oct. 2.