PHILADELPHIA – Senior midfielder Jason Rocha of the Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) men's soccer team was named to the 2018 D2CCA All-East Region Men's Soccer Second Team on Wednesday. The news was released by the DII Conference Commissioner's Association men's soccer east regional coordinator.
JASON ROCHA – 2018 D2CCA ALL-EAST REGION SECOND TEAM
For the second-straight year, Rocha was named to the 2018 D2CCA All-East Region Men's Soccer Second Team. A 2017 and 2018 All-CACC First Team honoree, the senior midfielder continued his offensive display of power in 2018 to earn recognition in his final year with Jefferson. Rocha led the Rams with 13 goals and 32 points while adding six assists in 2018. His 52 shots and 33 shots on target also topped the squad. The senior converted a perfect 3-for-3 on penalty kicks and scored four game-winning goals. Overall his 13 goals placed him second in the conference at the end of the regular season while 10 of his goals came during league play, which also ranked second in the CACC. Rocha was named the CACC Player of the Week back on Sept. 10 and three times to the weekly conference honor roll (Sept. 18, Sept. 25, Oct. 8).