Nov. 9, 2005
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - For the third year in a row, Walter Song was selected to the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Men's Soccer All-Conference First Team. In 2002, the senior co-captain was named the NEWMAC Rookie of the Year and received All-Conference Second-Team honors. Song finishes his career ranked third in assists (26) and eighth in points (54).
Joining Song on the First Team was Ryan Sheffler, who collected conference plaudits for the first time in his career. He led MIT in scoring this season with 17 points on a team-high seven assists and five goals. Christopher Desrochers and Nitin Perumbeti, also first-time honorees, represented the Engineers on the Second Team. Desrochers notched 10 points by tallying six assists and a pair of goals as Perumbeti posted one assist while anchoring the backfield.