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Rio's Willian Paulino scored two goals in Friday night's win over Saint Xavier
Rio's Willian Paulino scored two goals in Friday night's win over Saint Xavier
Fri, Aug. 28, 2015 at 10:00 PM - [Men's Soccer]

Rio Grande Sports Information
     HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - Willian Paulino scored a pair of goals and the University of Rio Grande turned in another stellar defensive effort as the RedStorm knocked off Saint Xavier University, 4-0, Friday night, in men's soccer action at Hoops Family Field at the Veterans Memorial Soccer Complex.
     Rio Grande, ranked No. 5 in the NAIA preseason coaches' poll, improved to 2-0 with the victory.
     The game was the season opener for the Cougars.

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Thu, Aug. 27, 2015 at 5:35 PM - [Men's Soccer]

Rio Grande Sports Information
     RIO GRANDE, Ohio - The University of Rio Grande men's soccer team will look for its second win in as many outings when it hosts Saint Xavier (Ill.) University on Friday night.
     Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. at Marshall University's Hoops Family Field at Veterans Memorial Soccer Complex in Huntington, W.Va.
     The game was originally scheduled to be played on the Rio campus, but was moved in order to allow additional recovery time for the playing surface at Evan E. Davis Field, which was damaged by excessive rain over the summer.

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Mon, Aug. 24, 2015 - [Men's Soccer]

Rio Grande Sports Information
     UPLAND, Ind. - Isaiah Chapman scored a pair goals and assisted on another as the University of Rio Grande opened the 2015 season with a 6-0 trouncing of host Taylor University, Saturday night, in men's soccer action at Turner Stadium.
    The RedStorm, ranked No. 5 in the NAIA preseason Top 25 coaches' poll, also got two goals each from junior Willian Paulino (Sao Paulo, Brazil) and redshirt freshman Spencer Reinford (McAlisterville, Pa.) in the victory, while juniors Patricio Arce (Santiago, Chile) and Jeremy de Hoog (Rotterdam, The Netherlands) and freshman Ben Mendoza (Chichester, England) had two assists each.

Rio's Pau Rodriguez and the rest of the RedStorm open the 2015 season at Taylor on Saturday night
Rio's Pau Rodriguez and the rest of the RedStorm open the 2015 season at Taylor on Saturday night
Fri, Aug. 21, 2015 - [Men's Soccer]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    UPLAND, Ind. - The University of Rio Grande men's soccer team begins its quest for a national championship on Saturday night when it faces Taylor University in the season opener for both schools.
    Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. at Turner Stadium.
    Rio Grande, which was ranked No. 5 in the NAIA preseason coaches' poll, returns the bulk of its 2014 squad, which spent much of the season ranked No. 1 before finishing 16-2-2 after a loss to Northwood (Fla.) in the second round of the NAIA National Tournament.
    The RedStorm's 2014 NAIA tourney appearance was its 14th consecutive trip to the event. Head coach Scott Morrissey's team earned its berth by virtue of winning the Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament title.

Patricio Arce is among the returnees for Rio Grande, which is ranked No. 5 in the preseason coaches poll
Patricio Arce is among the returnees for Rio Grande, which is ranked No. 5 in the preseason coaches poll
Thu, Aug. 20, 2015 - [Men's Soccer]

NAIA/Rio Grande Sports Information
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The University of Rio Grande was ranked No. 5 in the 2015 NAIA Men's Soccer Coaches' Preseason Top 25 poll released earlier this week by the national office.
    The RedStorm tallied 389 points in the balloting of a panel of head coaches representing each of the conferences, independents and unaffiliated groups.
    Head coach Scott Morrissey's squad, which spent much of the 2014 campaign as the country's top-ranked team, has garnered at least one top five ranking in each of the past three seasons and four out of the last five overall.

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Mon, Aug. 17, 2015 - [Men's Soccer]

KIAC/Rio Grande Sports Information
    FLORENCE, Ky. – The University of Rio Grande was named the preseason favorite in the 2015 Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Men's Soccer Preseason Coaches' Poll released Friday by the conference office.
    The RedStorm has many of its top players returning from last year's team which finished 16-2-2 (3-1 KIAC), won the KIAC Tournament and spent much of the season ranked No. 1 in the NAIA Top 25.
    Head coach Scott Morrissey's club received five of the seven first-place votes and totaled 35 points in the poll.