Providence, R.I.--Rhode Island College junior midfielder Kossivi Dogbey (Providence, RI) and classmate goalkeeper Charlie Tashjian (West Warwick, RI) were recognized by the Little East Conference for their respective performances in the Anchormen’s, 1-0, win over Coast Guard on August 31.
Dogbey was named the Little East Men’s Soccer Defensive Player of the Week, while Tashjian was named the Little East Men’s Soccer Goalkeeper of the Week.
The duo combined to hold Coast Guard to just five shots, only one of which was on goal, to help the Anchormen blank the Bears in the season-opening contest for both clubs.
Head Coach John Mello’s is 1-0 on the season. In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will play at Worcester State on Wednesday, Sept. 4 (7 p.m.).