Men's Soccer

Garcia named Association of Division III Independents men’s soccer Student-Athlete of the Month

Garcia named Association of Division III Independents men’s soccer Student-Athlete of the Month

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – The College of New Rochelle freshman Jovanni Garcia (Garden Grove, Calif.) has been selected as the Association of Division III Independents men's soccer Student-Athlete of the Month for September. Garcia had an impressive start to his collegiate career, ending the month with an Association-best 16 goals, 11 assists and 43 points as the Blue Angels went 8-2 to begin their inaugural season. The freshman recorded at least goal in all but one game and scored multiple goals on four different occasions. Garcia recorded his first career hat-trick against Pratt on September 24th, finishing the contest with three goals and three assists. The three-time Player of the Week recipient recorded a month high four goals in New Rochelle's 7-1 win over St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) on September 28th. Garcia currently leads the Association in goals (19), assists (12) and points (50).