(Nashua, N.H.) The Rivier University Athletic Department is pleased to announce that freshman Mike Federico (Milford, N.H.) of the Men’s Soccer team has been selected as the Rivier University Male Student-Athletes of the Month for September 2017.
Male Student-Athlete: Mike Federico, Freshman from Milford, N.H.
The freshman midfielder has been a passionate and vocal student-athlete who has high expectations not only of himself but his teammates as well. Federico has started and finished almost every game that the Men’s Soccer team played in September after battling back from a knee injury during pre-season.
“Mike has demonstrated strong leadership and followership both on and off the field” said first year Head Men’s Soccer Coach Hayden Barbosa. “He has an incredibly bright future here and we are extremely proud to have him.”