Date Posted:12/10/2005,  4:00PM

Crowley Earns All-American, All-New England Honors

BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin College senior men's soccer player Mike Crowley (Wesllesley, Mass.) has earned All-American honors, while Nick Figueiredo (Wilmington, Mass.) joined him in collecting All-Region recognition in selections announced late last week. Crowley, a senior captain, led a Polar Bear defense that allowed just 16 goals in 15 games last year and finished second overall in the NESCAC Standings with an 11-3-1 record.

In addition to being named First-Team All-NESCAC and Third-Team All-American, Crowley was named First-Team All-New England. Sophomore forward Nick Figueiredo joined Crowley with First-Team All-Region honors. Figueiredo was also a First-Team All-NESCAC choice after placing second on the Polar Bears and fourth in the league in scoring, with eight goals and six assists on the year. Figueiredo has 13 career goals.