5 - Luiz DaCunha
Luiz DaCunha
Birth Date: 11/06/1991
Height: 5-11
Weight: 170
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Revere, MA
High School: Revere
Position: MF

NOTABLES Key component to controlling the midfield game ... Smart and technical player that will be expected to contribute offensively.

2010 Took the field in 17 contests, including 14 starts... Scored one goal and earned one assist on the season, good for three points... Scored on September 14 at Eastern Nazarene College ... Notched only assist of the season on October 7 vs. Newbury College in UMass Boston's 4-1 victory ... Took 23 shots-on-goal on the year, including at least one in all but six games, good for a .043 shooting percentage.

2009 Saw action in 11 games, getting the start on seven occasions ... Was sidelined for five matches early in the season after suffering a broken wrist in the season-opener ... Attempted five shots on the season, putting one on frame for a .200 shots on goal percentage.

PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Four-year letterwinner for Revere High School ... Two-time NEC All-Star selection for the Patriots ... Named the RHS Captain for both his junior and senior campaigns, while leading the Patriots in assists ... Helped the F.C. Blazers to a pair of State Cup Championships ... Born November 6, 1991 ... Son of Adelina and Cristiane Cunha ... Undecided on major ... Enjoys movies, PlayStation 3 and spending time with family.