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NEW ALBANY, Ind. - University of Rio Grande midfielder Eduardo Zurita keyed the RedStorm defense in a victory this week to grab River States Conference Men's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week honors for Aug. 21-27.
A junior from Spain, Zurita led No. 2-ranked Rio Grande in holding Roosevelt to just three shots in a 3-1 victory. One of the three shots was a penalty kick.
Zurita also added to the offense with a goal of his own.
Rio Grande (2-0) gets back into action Sept. 2 at Mobile (Ala.).