BOSTON, MASS. – Freshman Chris Banks (Westborough, Mass./Westborough), of the University of New Hampshire men’s soccer team, has been named this week’s America East Rookie of the Week.
Banks scored both goals in a 2-1 UNH upset over nationally ranked Boston University on October 4 on Lewis Field. He is now tied in conference goals scored (9) and is second in points (18).
Banks receives the award for the third time this season. He also received the award on September 6 and September 25.
New Hampshire (8-4-2, 3-2-0 AE) returns to action at College of the Holy Cross on October 10 at 7 p.m.