September 19, 2011

TJ Popolizio Named Ivy League Player of the Week

Providence, RI- Senior forward TJ Popolizio (Rexford, NY) scored three goals in two games during the Gamecock Classic and earned a spot on the All-Tournament team this weekend in South Carolina to receive Ivy League Player of the Week honors.

Popolizio helped the Bears defeat host South Carolina, scoring both goals in Brown's 2-0 tournament opening win. Then, against Kentucky, he brought Brown to within one goal when he scored to make it 2-1 in the 76th minute. Popolizio has now scored six goals in the Bears' last five games, and leads the team in scoring with six goals and one assist.

The Bears will host Boston University at 7 p.m. on Friday, September 23, and then Boston College on Tuesday, September 27 at 7 p.m.