Rough Riders Botte Named To PDL Week 4 TOTW

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Tyler Botte

After helping the Long Island Rough Riders to a clean sheet win over FA Euro New York, defender Tyler Botte was named to the PDL Team of the Week for Week 4.

In speaking of his performance, the league wrote of Botte, “In the Rough Riders second-consecutive shutout, Botte went a full 90 minutes to help the club stay perfect on the season.” The game’s only goal was scored by Long Island’s Matthew Sloan in the 90th minute.

Heading into Week 5, the Rough Riders were 3-0 with wins over FA Euro New York, Ocean City Nor’easters and New York Red Bulls U-23.

Botte hails from North Babylon and currently serves as the assistant men’s soccer coach at Molloy College. The St. Anthony’s High School graduate played his college ball at Hofstra.