8 - Fabricio Silva
Fabricio Silva
Height: 5-10
Weight: 180
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Position: MIDFIELD

As A Junior in 2008:

Started 18 of the team’s 19 games, seeing action in every contest...Named to All-NEC Second Team...Finished season tied for sixth on the team in scoring with three points on three assists...Recorded assists against Canisius (Sept. 13), Loyola (Oct. 4) and St. Francis (N.Y.) (Oct. 12).


As a Sophomore in 2007:

Started in all 15 games in which he appeared during the 2007 season...Tied for the team lead in assists with three...Recorded the team’s only two-assist game during the season when he had two helpers in the game against Canisius on Sept. 28.

 

As a Freshman in 2006:
Appeared in 14 games and made 11 starts...Had seven total shots and four shots on goal.

 

Before Quinnipiac:

Played at Colegio Magnum High School in Minas Gerais, Brazil...Won the 2002 State Championship in the Brazilian Cup of High Schools...Won the 2001, 2002 and 2003 South American Cup...Participated in the 2002 Peru Cup.

 

Personal:
Born on August 8, 1986...He is the son of Dario Da Silva and Zenaide Dutra...Two siblings: Fabiano and Fernanda...Majoring in international business.