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Nwafornso Named Men's Soccer Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week

Nwafornso Named Men's Soccer Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week

Atlantic 10 Conference Release

ST. BONAVENTURE, N.Y. – St. Bonaventure University freshman Kosi Nwafornso has earned Atlantic 10 Conference Rookie of the Week honors, officials announced Monday.

Nwafornso keyed the Bonnies win at George Washington on Wednesday, scoring twice in St. Bonaventure's 2-1 victory. The Colonials had entered that day's action second in the Atlantic 10 standings.

Against George Washington, Nwafornso registered the game-winner in the 61st minute after scoring the first goal of the match 11 minutes in.

The Abuja, Nigeria native leads the Bonnies with four goals on the year. Three of those have come in the last three matches as he also scored vs. UMass on Oct. 17. He is also tied for the team lead in shots with 24 on the season, 14 of which have been on goal.

St. Bonaventure returns to action with its home finale on Oct. 31 vs. Saint Louis.

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