Boston, Mass.—UMBC men's soccer freshman Tre Pulliam (Baltimore, Md./Archbishop Curley) was named America East Rookie of the Week, the conference office announced on Monday. Pulliam had three points in UMBC's 3-2 win against Monmouth on Saturday.
The Baltimore native scored the first goal of the game, and set up the game-winner in the Retrievers 3-2 winon Saturday. Pulliam has now scored in two straight games, totaling a team-high five points on the year (2 goals, 1 assist).
UMBC returns to the pitch on Wednesday, Sept. 14 when they travel to West Virginia for their first road contest of the year. Kick-off is set for 7 p.m. in Morgantown.