16 Thomas Lindroos
16 Thomas Lindroos
Height: 6-0
Weight: 175
Year: Junior
Hometown: Espoo, Finland
High School: Gymnasiet Grankulla Samskola
Position: F
Last School: Gymnasiet Grankulla Samskola

 

CAREER STATISTICS
Year GP-GS Shots Goals GWG Assists Points
2009 20-15 37 3 1 3 9
2010 17-10 25 2 1 0 4
TOTAL 37-25 62 5 2 3 13

2011:
Appeared in 14 games and recorded four starts... Recorded as assist in Rhode Island's win over Richmond.

2010:
Appeared in 17 games and recorded two starts... Finished the season with four points on two goals (one game-winner)... Scored the game-winning goal in URI's 3-2 win over Bryant in the consolation match of the Ocean State Soccer Classic... Netted his second goal of the season against La Salle.

2009:
Was one of just six players to appear in each of the team's 20 games... Made 15 starts... Landed a spot on the Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team... Finished the season with nine points (3g/3a)... Recorded an assist in URI's 3-0 victory over Saint Joseph's... Scored his first collegiate goal in a 4-1 win over Temple... Was named Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week on Oct. 19... Scored the lone goal of the game in a 1-0 victory at Massachusetts... Netted his third goal in as many games against St. Bonaventure... Picked up an assist in Rhody's win at George Washington... Set up URI's lone goal in a 1-1 draw with Charlotte in the opening round of the Atlantic 10 Championship.

Prior to URI:
Played club soccer for FC Espoo in the Finnish amateur men's league... Helped lead his team to the 2008 Finland Regions Cup championship title... Team also qualified for the UEFA Regions Cup - the European Championship for amateur teams... Recorded nine goals and three assists in 16 games in 2008, missing 10 games due to National military service obligations... Led the team in scoring in 2007, tallying 10 goals and five assists in 20 games... Spent two seasons with FC Honka - one of the top junior clubs in Finland - where he amassed 15 goals and 7 assists and led the team to a silver-medal finish in the U19 Finnish Championship league.

Personal:
Born April 22, 1988... Son of Paivi and Kare Lindroos... Has an older brother, Tony, who played soccer at West Virginia from 2006-09... Majoring in International Business.