PHILADELPHIA – Jefferson Men's Soccer placed three Rams on the NCAA Division II Conference Commissioner's Association (D2CCA) All-East Region Teams on Wednesday morning. Senior Seiji Rose was named to the All-East Region First Team while senior Pedro Neto and junior Jason Rocha earned spots on the Second Team. The news was released by the DII Conference Commissioner's Association men's soccer east regional coordinator.
SEIJI ROSE – D2CCA ALL-EAST REGION FIRST TEAM
Rose earned a spot on the regional first team for the second-straight season. The senior was named the 2017 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference Player of the Year and to the 2017 CACC Men's Soccer Championship All-Tournament Team. He was named the CACC Defensive Player of the Week four times in 2017. Rose ranked second on the Rams with 21 points and first with 13 assists. He also helped anchor the back line which posted nine shutouts on the season as the squad went 10-1-1 in conference play.
PEDRO NETO – D2CCA ALL-EAST REGION SECOND TEAM
Neto joined the Rams for his senior season after three years at Saint Francis University. The senior was named the 2017 CACC Defensive Player of the Year and to the All-CACC First Team. He ranked fourth on the team with 14 points and five of his seven goals went for game winners. Neto was twice named the CACC Player of the Week in this campaign as well.
JASON ROCHA – D2CCA ALL-EAST REGION SECOND TEAM
Rocha earned a spot with Neto on the All-East Region Second Team. The junior led the team with 24 points behind a team-high nine goals to go along with six assists. His nine goals were the most by a Ram since 2014.