A Friar win or tie would clinch a home BIG EAST Tournament game.
BEFORE PROVIDENCE: Spent the 2012-2013 season playing for the New England Revolution U-18 Development Academy Team ... Made 28 appearances and 23 starts for the New England Revolution Academy Team ... Scored 11 goals and had two assists ... Three goals proved to be match winners ... As captain, he helped lead his Revolution Academy team to the U.S. Soccer Development Academy Finals Week ... Made five appearances in the MLS Reserve Division in 2012 and five appearances, including two starts, in 2011 ... Scored a goal against Toronto FC and recorded an assist against the Philadelphia Union ... Played three seasons of varsity soccer for Attleboro High School ... Named Sun Chronicle All-Star (2009-2011) and Hockomock League All-Star (2010-2011) ... Prior to joining the New England Revolution Academy in 2009, Machado played four seasons with Explosion FC and two seasons with Lusitana Sports FC.
PERSONAL: Son of Carlos and Elsa Machado ... Has one older sister, Morganna ... Favorite athletes are Clint Dempsey and Cristiano Ronaldo ... Favorite team is SL Benfica ... Undeclared major.