More than 300 student athletes, coaches and staff members gather to celebrate the 2015-16 campaign.
The Friars are set to play three games while on the tour.
Members of the 2016 graduating class were honored at the event and the team's annual award winners were announced.
The Friars advanced to the BIG EAST Championship Semifinal for third-straight year.
The Friars will travel to Omaha, Neb. on Nov. 12 to face No. 2 seed Creighton in the BIG EAST Semifinal.
2015: Started 10 of the 18 games he played for the Friars as a co-captain… Registered one goal and three assists for five points… Awarded the teams’ Fr. William Folsey Champion of Character Award.
2014: Played nine games for the Friars … Registered two goals for four points on the season, including one goal in a 2-0 shutout of Bryant on Aug. 29 and another goal in a 3-1 win over Northeastern (Sept. 20) … Sustained a season-ending injury after the Oct. 11 Villanova game.
2013: Played in 20 games, starting two ... Collected a total of nine points with three goals and three assists ... Tied for second on the team in assists (3) ... Named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on Oct. 14 ... Named to the BIG EAST All-Tournament Team (11/17).
2012: Competed in 15 matches while making one start ... Recorded 12 shots.
BEFORE PROVIDENCE: Played four years at Charlestown High School and served as team captain for three seasons ... Named to 2011 Boston City League All-Star Team and earned MVP honors ... Played in all 17 games as a senior, recorded 26 goals and seven assists ... Also garnered Charlestown MVP accolades ... Played for the New England Revolution U-18 Team and FC Greater Boston ... Started 19 games for the Revolution and recorded three goals and five assists ... Was an honor roll student ... In addition, he was a member of the basketball team at Charlestown.
PERSONAL: Son of Jaime De Andrade and Felipa Andrade ... Has three brothers, Nelson, Isandro and Jose as well as two sisters, Sonia and Martiniza ... His favorite athletes are Messi, Ronaldo, Nani, Wayne Rooney, Xavi, Iniesta, and Carrick ... Is fluent in Spanish, and Cape Verdean Creole ... Marketing major.
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