9 Stavros Zarokostas
9 Stavros Zarokostas
Height: 5-7
Weight: 160
Year: SO
Hometown: Coventry, R.I.
High School: LaSalle Academy
Position: M/F
Major: Oceanography
g 5
a 4
pts 14
gw 2

Career Honors & Awards

  • Atlantic 10 Offensive Player of the Week (Oct. 9, 2017)
  • 2017 Atlantic 10 Preseason All-Conference Team
  • 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)

2017 (Sophomore)

  • Appeared and started in 17 of URI's 19 games.
  • Was second on the team in scoring with 14 points on five goals and four assists. 
  • Recorded a goal and an assist in URI's season-opening win over Boston University.
  • Netted the Rams' lone goal of the game in a 2-1 loss to #24 Providence.
  • Assisted on the game-winning goal against Bryant.
  • Scored his third goal of the season in URI's win over Marist.
  • Set up the game-winner in Rhody's 2-1 victory at Boston College.
  • Scored an 88th-minute game-winner in the Rams' 3-2 comeback win over St. Bonaventure.
  • Netted the game-winning goal in URI's double-overtime victory at La Salle.
  • Set up Tyler Dickson's game-winner in Rhody's 1-0 win at GW, in the opening round of the Atlantic 10 tournament.

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 18 at Massachusetts L, 2-1
Oct 21 Fordham L, 2-0
Oct 28 at VCU L, 2-1
Nov 1 Duquesne W, 2-1
Nov 4 at George Washington W, 1-0
Nov 10 vs. VCU L, 2-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 7
Games started 17 7
Goals 5 2
Assists 4 0
Points 14 4
Shots 40 13
Shot Pct .125 .154
Penalty kicks 0-1 0-0
Game-winning goals 2 2
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 25 Boston University W, 3-0 1 1 1 3 1 1.000 0-0 0
Aug 28 at Albany L, 4-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 2 #24 Providence L, 2-1 1 1 0 2 4 .250 0-0 0
Sep 7 Bryant W, 4-0 1 0 1 1 3 .000 0-1 0
Sep 10 Marist W, 3-0 1 1 0 2 5 .200 0-0 0
Sep 16 at #16 New Hampshire T, 0-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 23 at #25 Brown T, 0-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 26 at Boston College W, 2-1 1 0 1 1 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 30 George Washington W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 4 St. Bonaventure W, 3-2 1 1 0 2 4 .250 0-0 1
Oct 7 at La Salle W, 1-0 1 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 1
Oct 10 at Holy Cross W, 2-0 - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 at Davidson T, 2-2 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 18 at Massachusetts L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
Oct 21 Fordham L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 28 at VCU L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Nov 1 Duquesne W, 2-1 - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at George Washington W, 1-0 1 0 1 1 5 .000 0-0 0
Nov 10 vs. VCU L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 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 17 17 .29 .24 .82 2.35 .125 1.06 .450
Conference 7 7 .29 .00 .57 1.86 .154 1.00 .538
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 7 7 .57 .29 1.43 2.57 .222 1.29 .500
Away 9 9 .11 .22 .44 2.11 .053 .89 .421
Neutral 1 1 .00 .00 .00 3.00 .000 1.00 .333
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Wins 8 8 .50 .50 1.50 3.00 .167 1.38 .458
Losses 6 6 .17 .00 .33 2.00 .083 .67 .333
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August 2 2 .50 .50 1.50 1.00 .500 .50 .500
September 7 7 .29 .29 .86 2.57 .111 1.29 .500
October 6 6 .33 .00 .67 2.00 .167 1.00 .500
November 2 2 .00 .50 .50 4.00 .000 1.00 .250
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 17 17 5 4 14 40 .125 18 .450 10 0 0-1 2
Conference 7 7 2 0 4 13 .154 7 .538 4 0 0-0 2
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Home 7 7 4 2 10 18 .222 9 .500 3 0 0-1 1
Away 9 9 1 2 4 19 .053 8 .421 6 0 0-0 1
Neutral 1 1 0 0 0 3 .000 1 .333 1 0 0-0 0
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Wins 8 8 4 4 12 24 .167 11 .458 3 0 0-1 2
Losses 6 6 1 0 2 12 .083 4 .333 5 0 0-0 0
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August 2 2 1 1 3 2 .500 1 .500 1 0 0-0 0
September 7 7 2 2 6 18 .111 9 .500 3 0 0-1 0
October 6 6 2 0 4 12 .167 6 .500 4 0 0-0 2
November 2 2 0 1 1 8 .000 2 .250 2 0 0-0 0