Posted: Jan 22, 2013 2:09 PM by Brent Pearson
Updated: Jan 22, 2013 4:55 PM
MARSHALL, MO -- Former Missouri Valley soccer Pedro Franco returned to Missouri for a Major Indoor Soccer League game featuring the Rochester Lancers and the Missouri Comets at the Independence Events Center.
Franco, a Sao Paulo, Brazil native, scored his second goal of the season for Rochester with two shots on goal in front of dozens of family members, friends and former teammates according to the press release. As a collegiate athlete, Franco lead MVC to two post-season apperences, two HAAC conference championships, 2010 HAAC Defensive player of the Year award and honorable mention 2010 NAIA all-American selection.
The visiting Lancers fell to the Comets 30-17.