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College Soccer Honors
MSOC 1, Iona 0
2012 (Freshman): Led the MAAC in goals and game-winning goals en route to MAAC Rookie of the Year honors...Third freshmen under head coach Mark Mettrick to earn MAAC Rookie of the Year honors...Was the top freshman in the region, as he was the lone rookie on the NSCAA All-North Atlantic Region first or second team, earning second-team honors...Was also the only freshman on the All-MAAC First Team...Became the first Greyhound under head coach Mark Mettrick to earn Rookie of the Year and first-team honors in the same season since Omar Alfonso in 2003...Was also on the MAAC All-Rookie Team and the College Soccer News National All-Freshman Second Team...Played in 19 games, starting 18...Sat out during Marist game due to five yellow cards...His 13 goals and 29 points were the most for an individual Greyhound since Phil Bannister had 13 goals and 33 points in 2007...Finished the year as the second-ranked freshman in the NCAA in scoring, sitting tied for 14th overall in goals per game (0.68), tied for 18th in total goals, 21st in points per game (1.53)...Earned a league-best four MAAC Rookie of the Week honors (Sept. 4, Sept. 24, Oct. 22 and Oct. 29)...Named to College Soccer National Team of the Week on Oct. 28...Scored Loyola's first goal of the season vs. Cal State Northridge...Also had game-winning goal vs. the Matadors to become the first Greyhound since Geaton Caltabiano vs. Saint Peter's (10/9/11) to score more than once in the same game...Scored the equalizer vs. Quinnipiac in 84th minute to secure overtime...Scored for third-straight game with a goal vs. Towson...Was also taken down in the box after that, setting Connor Thompson up for his first collegiate PK...Strung together a streak of three-straight games with at least one goal - vs. Cal State Northridge (2g), Quinnipiac (1g) and at Towson (1g)... Had one goal and two assists vs. James Madison...Assisted Dooley's game-winner vs. American...Also recorded a goal in 72nd minute vs. the Eagles...Had another goal vs. Niagara...Scored two goals in a span of three minutes to lead Loyola to 3-1 win at Iona, Gaels' first MAAC loss...Scored for second-straight game at Fairfield...Recorded third career multi-goal game, including scoring first collegiate PK against Saint Peter's...Scored for fourth-straight game in 19 minutes of play vs. Manhattan...Closed out MAAC play six goals in four-straight games - Iona (2g), Fairfield (1g), Saint Peter's (2g) and Manhattan (1g)...Two of those goals were game winners.
Before Loyola: Played for the Nordberliner SC, Tennis Borussia Berlon, Hertha BSC Berlin and FC St. Pauli club teams... Helped the Hertha BSC Berlin U19 team to a second-place finish at the German Junior Cup...Was a member of the Berlin Choice Players from 2006-10.