UVM athlete spotlight of the week

#1  Dave Ramada — Men’s soccer


Position: Goalkeeper?


Weight: 190 pounds?


Hometown:Essex, Vt.?

High School: Essex High School


Accomplishments at UVM:

Ramada posted his second straight shutout in as many games this season on Aug. 30, helping the men get off to their best start since 2005. Ramada already has 10 saves this season, lengthening his achievements from last year, as he manned the net for five shutouts and a 0.94 goals against average. Additionally, he was named to Academic Honor Roll both years of his college career.


Previous accomplishments:

A four-year soccer player at Essex High School, Ramada tied his school’s record for least amount of goals given up in a season with seven. He was also in net when Essex set a school record for most wins in a season at 10.