For Immediate Release


October 9, 2006


Jose Talavera Named Little East
Menís Soccer Rookie of the Week


Providence, RIóRhode Island College freshman forward Jose Talavera (Providence, RI) was named the Little East Conference Menís Soccer Rookie of the Week.


Talavera scored both of the Anchormenís goals in a 2-1 victory over Little East rival Western Connecticut on Saturday, Oct. 7. He has played in ten games, starting three of them with three goals for six points.


Head Coach John Melloís team is 6-4 overall and 3-1 in the Little East Conference. Rhode Island College has won its last two games.


In upcoming action, RIC will play at Bridgewater State on Wednesday, Oct. 11 and at Little East rival Keene State on Saturday, Oct. 14.