10 Jonathan Pereira
10 Jonathan Pereira
Birth Date: 04/27/1989
Height: 5-10
Weight: 175
Year: Senior
Hometown: Barrington, R.I.
High School: LaSalle Academy
Position: M


Year GP-GS Shots Goals GWG Assists Points
2007 7-0 0 0 0 0 0
2008 18-0 8 0 0 0 0
2009 13-2 9 1 0 0 2
2010 18-18 22 0 0 3 3
TOTAL 57-20 39 1 0 3 5


Was one of just five players to earn the start in each of URI's 18 games... Finished the season with three assists... Recorded an assist in URI's 3-2 win over Bryant in the consolation match of the Ocean State Soccer Classic... Set up Rhody's second goal of the game against La Salle... Assisted on URI's first goal of the game in the season finale at No. 18 Charlotte.

Appeared in 13 games for the Rams and made two starts... Scored his first collegiate goal in URI's 2-0 win over Iona... Netted his attempt in a penalty kick shoot out, helping URI advance past Charlotte in the opening round of the Atlantic 10 Championship.

Appeared in 18 games as a sophomore... Averaged 31 minutes per game as a reserve.

Was named to the Atlantic 10 All-Rookie team... Saw action in seven games for the Rams.

Before URI:
Was a team captain and four-year letterwinner at LaSalle Academy... Was a 2006 NSCAA All-Region selection... Helped lead LaSalle to a No. 4 adidas/NSCAA national ranking and three State Championship titles... Was a two-time First Team All-State honoree... Was a Region I ODP Regional Pool player and earned 2006 Rhode Island Boy's ODP Player of the Year honors... Played club soccer for Mid-State United SC... Team won two USYSA Rhode Island State Cup titles... Competed in Region I USYSA Tournament of Champions.

Born April 27, 1989... Son of Jacquelyn and Mario Pereira, who played soccer at URI from 1975-78... Has an older brother Michael, who plays soccer at Monmouth... Majoring in Kinesiology.