Domonique Colatruglio Named Week 5 Athlete of the Week

Even though her women’s soccer team went through the 2011 regular season without a win, it was only a matter of time before Domonique Colatruglio earned the spotlight for Red River College.

The 20-year-old striker, in her second year of study at Red River College, scored two goals in a 4-2 loss to Canadian Mennonite University. In fact, Colatruglio scored three of her team’s five season goals, as the Red River College women struggled in their opening campaign. In the eyes of head coach Doug Lawrie though, Colatruglio is one of the bright spots. “Domonique played a tremendous game against CMU,” said Lawrie. “She managed the ball well in the midfield and continually threatened the CMU goal area with penetrating runs and outstanding service.  Her previous experience as a provincial team member is evident as she increasingly puts her mark on our games.”

In addition to her time spent with the Manitoba provincial team, Colatruglio has played with the Regional Training Centre, spent time as the team captain for Northern Lights, and coaches the Lindenwoods 5-year-old soccer team.

– John Gaudes

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s