NEW ROCHELLE, NY - Iona College men’s soccer junior forward Alvaro Torrecilla was named to the Capital One All-Academic District 1 First Team, as announced by CoSida on Thursday afternoon.
This is the third year in a row an Iona men’s soccer player has been named to the All-District team. In the previous two year, Roberto Hernandez-Raaen '10 was named to the First and Second Team.
Torrecilla is currently fifth on the team with eight points, scoring three times and assisting on a pair of goals. He scored twice in a non-conference game against Mount St. Mary’s on September 11, and then added an assist in the next game at Rutgers. Torrecilla scored his final tally of the year in the MAAC opener at Rider.
A native of Madrid, Spain, Torrecilla carries a 3.98 GPA in International Business.