9 Stavros Zarokostas
9 Stavros Zarokostas
Height: 5-7
Weight: 160
Year: FR
Hometown: Coventry, R.I.
High School: LaSalle Academy
Position: M/F
Major: Oceanography
g 8
a 4
pts 20
gw 2

Career Honors & Awards

  • 2016 Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Year
  • 2016 Atlantic 10 All-Conference Second Team
  • 2016 Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team
  • 2x Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week (Oct. 31, 2016; Nov. 7, 2016)

2016 (Freshman)

  • Appeared in all 20 games and made 15 starts.
  • Led the team in scoring with 20 points on eight goals and four assists... His 20 points were the most by a Rhody freshman since the 1999 season (Winston Griffiths, 26P/9G/8A; Anthony Curtis, 23P/6G/11A).
  • Was named Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Year.
  • Also was named to the All-Conference Second Team as well as the All-Rookie Team.
  • Earned back-to-back Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week awards to end the regular season (Oct. 31, Nov. 7).
  • Recorded his first career point - an assist - in Rhody's 1-0 victory at St. Francis Brooklyn.
  • Netted his first collegiate goal against New Hampshire.
  • Scored the Rams' lone goal of the game in a 1-1 draw at Drexel.
  • Picked up an assist in Rhody's 2-1 loss to UConn.
  • Scored his third goal of the season at Bryant.
  • Assisted on Niklas Middrup's goal against Davidson.
  • Headed in his fourth goal of the year against La Salle.
  • Scored the first goal of the game in URI's 2-1 win over Massachusetts.
  • Registered his sixth goal of the season on a penalty kick, in Rhody's 3-1 victory over George Mason.
  • Netted the game-winning goal with just 6:37 remining in double overtime at Duquesne... The game was a must-win for the Rams in order to qualify for the Atlantic 10 Championship.
  • Scored the game-winning goal in Rhody's win over La Salle in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic 10 Championship... Also assisted on URI's first goal of the game.

Personal

  • Was born November 5, 1997 in Leonidion, Greece.
  • Son of Vasilicki and Ilias Zarokostas.
  • Has two older brothers, Yiannis and Nikos, and an older sister, Maria.
  • Has two relatives that have played soccer professionally: his uncle, Andreas Kokoris (A.S. Leonidon) and his grandfather, Stavros Bouzopoulos (Egaleo F.C.).
  • Enjoys music production, swimming and reading.
  • Favorite athlete is Mixalis Zambidis.
  • Favorite team is Panathinaikos F.C.
  • Chose Rhode Island over Providence and Hofstra.
  • Selected URI because of the coaching staff, the players on the team and the campus location.
  • Majoring in Oceanography.
  • Would like to pursue a career in soccer.
Recent Games
Oct 19 Massachusetts W, 2-1
Oct 22 at Dayton L, 2-0
Oct 29 George Mason W, 3-1
Nov 5 at Duquesne W, 2-1
Nov 10 vs. La Salle W, 3-1
Nov 11 vs. Fordham L, 4-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 20 8
Games started 15 8
Goals 8 4
Assists 4 1
Points 20 9
Shots 32 14
Shot Pct .250 .286
Penalty kicks 1-1 1-1
Game-winning goals 2 1
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 26 at Providence W, 2-1 - 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Aug 31 at St. Francis Brooklyn W, 1-0 - 0 1 1 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 3 New Hampshire L, 2-1 - 1 0 2 1 1.000 0-0 0
Sep 6 at Drexel T, 1-1 - 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 0
Sep 9 vs. Stetson W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 11 at UAB L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 17 Albany L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 21 Connecticut L, 2-1 1 0 1 1 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 24 Brown L, 2-1 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 27 at Bryant L, 2-1 1 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 0
Oct 1 Davidson W, 2-1 1 0 1 1 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 5 at Saint Joseph's L, 3-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 8 La Salle L, 2-1 1 1 0 2 1 1.000 0-0 0
Oct 12 at Saint Louis L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 19 Massachusetts W, 2-1 1 1 0 2 1 1.000 0-0 0
Oct 22 at Dayton L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 29 George Mason W, 3-1 1 1 0 2 1 1.000 1-1 0
Nov 5 at Duquesne W, 2-1 1 1 0 2 4 .250 0-0 1
Nov 10 vs. La Salle W, 3-1 1 1 1 3 3 .333 0-0 1
Nov 11 vs. Fordham L, 4-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2016-17 20 15 .40 .20 1.00 1.60 .250 .95 .594
2017-18 17 17 .29 .24 .82 2.35 .125 1.06 .450
2018-19 17 16 .47 .24 1.18 2.24 .211 1.41 .632
2019-20 12 12 .33 .33 1.00 2.50 .133 1.50 .600
Total 66 60 .38 .24 1.00 2.12 .179 1.20 .564
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2016-17 20 15 8 4 20 32 .250 19 .594 4 0 1-1 2
2017-18 17 17 5 4 14 40 .125 18 .450 10 0 0-1 2
2018-19 17 16 8 4 20 38 .211 24 .632 7 1 0-0 3
2019-20 12 12 4 4 12 30 .133 18 .600 5 0 0-1 1
Total 66 60 25 16 66 140 .179 79 .564 26 1 1-3 8
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 20 15 .40 .20 1.00 1.60 .250 .95 .594
Conference 8 8 .50 .13 1.13 1.75 .286 1.00 .571
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 6 .50 .25 1.25 .75 .667 .63 .833
Away 9 6 .33 .11 .78 2.22 .150 1.11 .500
Neutral 3 3 .33 .33 1.00 2.00 .167 1.33 .667
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Wins 8 6 .50 .38 1.38 1.88 .267 1.25 .667
Losses 11 9 .27 .09 .64 1.36 .200 .73 .533
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August 2 - .00 .50 .50 1.00 .000 .50 .500
September 8 5 .38 .13 .88 1.63 .231 1.13 .692
October 7 7 .43 .14 1.00 1.43 .300 .86 .600
November 3 3 .67 .33 1.67 2.33 .286 1.00 .429
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 20 15 8 4 20 32 .250 19 .594 4 0 1-1 2
Conference 8 8 4 1 9 14 .286 8 .571 1 0 1-1 1
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Home 8 6 4 2 10 6 .667 5 .833 2 0 1-1 0
Away 9 6 3 1 7 20 .150 10 .500 2 0 0-0 1
Neutral 3 3 1 1 3 6 .167 4 .667 0 0 0-0 1
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Wins 8 6 4 3 11 15 .267 10 .667 1 0 1-1 2
Losses 11 9 3 1 7 15 .200 8 .533 2 0 0-0 0
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August 2 - 0 1 1 2 .000 1 .500 0 0 0-0 0
September 8 5 3 1 7 13 .231 9 .692 3 0 0-0 0
October 7 7 3 1 7 10 .300 6 .600 1 0 1-1 0
November 3 3 2 1 5 7 .286 3 .429 0 0 0-0 2