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Kobayashi Named Ivy Rookie of the Week

Hiroki Kobayashi netted the goal against Dartmouth at 30:24 (Gil Talbot).

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – After scoring the first goal of his collegiate career in a 1-1 tie against Dartmouth Saturday, freshman Hiroki Kobayashi has been tabbed the Ivy League Rookie of the Week.

A native of Scarsdale, N.Y., Kobayashi, a forward, scored at 30:24 against the Big Green, knotting the game, 1-1. Teammate Eric Slingerland sent a long pass from the midfield, and Kobayashi tipped a shot over the Dartmouth goalkeeper. Kobayashi finished the game with two shots, both of which were on target.
Harvard will host Colgate Tuesday evening at the Soldiers Field Soccer Stadium. Game time is set for 7 p.m.