Centreville, Mass.- UMBC junior forward Pete Caringi III (Perry Hall, Md./Calvert Hall) was named the 2012 Eastern College Athletic Conference Division I Offensive Player of the Year, it was announced on Dec. 6 by the nation's largest athletic conference.
Senior defender Liam Paddock (Worcestershire, England/Chase Technology College) joined Caringi as a Frist Team ECAC All-Star for the 2012 season.
Caringi becomes the second Retriever to win the ECAC's top soccer honor. Levi Houapeu earned the same award after the 2009 season.
The America East Striker of the Year, led the league and with 14 goals and 32 points. He is currently ranked 13th in the nation in both total goals and total points.
Caringi suffered an ankle injury in the America East championship game and played sparingly in UMBC's two NCAA Championship contests.
Paddock just became the fifth student-athlete in school history to earn CoSIDA Academic All-America First team honors. He was America East's Defender of the Year.
September 20, 2013 Liam Paddock Nominated for 2012 Senior Class Award
September 18, 2013 Men's Soccer Returns Home to Face Local Foe Loyola on Wednesday Evening
September 15, 2013 Men's Soccer Rallies But Falls Short at George Mason, 2-1
June 12, 2013 Men's Soccer Announces 2013 Fall Schedule
March 8, 2013 Men’s Soccer Hosts Clinic for Casey Cares Foundation
March 7, 2013 Men's Soccer Announces 2013 Spring Schedule
February 8, 2013 Liam Paddock Repeats as America East Men's Soccer Scholar-Athlete
January 28, 2013 Men's Soccer Announces Open Tryouts
December 17, 2012 Men's Soccer Ranked in Top 30 in Final National Polls
December 10, 2012 Kapor, Caringi, Paddock All Honored on NSCAA All-Region Teams
November 28, 2012 Caringi Nominated For Soccer News Net College Boot Award
November 18, 2012 Men’s Soccer Falls in PKs in NCAA Second Round at North Carolina
November 15, 2012 UMBC Soccer Earns NSCAA Team Academic Award
November 9, 2012 Men's Soccer to Host UNH for America East Title on Saturday Evening
November 2, 2012 Liam Paddock Named to Capital One Academic All-District 2 First Team
October 19, 2012 Ho Scores First Career Goal as Men's Soccer Wins at Stony Brook, 1-0
October 16, 2012 Men's Soccer Rallies To Knock Off Strong Navy Side, 2-1
October 10, 2012 Men's Soccer Falls, 2-1, as Albany Rallies Late
October 6, 2012 Men's Soccer Rallies for 1-1 Double Overtime Draw at UNH
October 2, 2012 Men's Soccer vs. Howard Moved to UMBC Stadium
September 29, 2012 Visiting Vermont Stuns Dominant Men's Soccer Squad With Two Late Goals, 2-1
September 25, 2012 Men's Soccer Dominates the Action, But Plays a Scoreless Draw vs. LaSalle
September 19, 2012 Men's Soccer's Team Effort Leads to 2-0 Win Over Loyola
September 11, 2012 No. 3 Maryland Uses Two Late Goals To Turn Back Feisty UMBC, 3-1
September 4, 2012 Caringi Named America East Men's Soccer Player of the Week
August 16, 2012 Men's Soccer Picked Fourth By America East Conference Coaches
August 15, 2012 Men's Soccer Seeks Managers for 2012 Season