Alex Evans becomes a four-time honoree.
Navy to play College of Charleston and Furman to open 2016 campaign.
2016 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll
2016 - FRESHMAN: Did not see any action during the 2016 season … named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
PERSONAL: Holstad lettered three times in soccer at Oak Mountain High School, where he graduated in 2016 ... named to the 16-member 2016 NSCAA Winter/Spring High School Boys All-America First Team ... named a first-team spring All-American by Top Drawer Soccer ... named a second-team All-USA player for all seasons by USA Today ... two-time first-team all-state honoree ... two-time all-metro ... named the Birmingham Metro Player of the Year in 2016 ... named the Shelby County Player of the Year ... team captain ... helped team win back-to-back Alabama Class 7A state championships in the 2015 and 2016 spring seasons ... program finished the season ranked No. 1 in the nation in the USA TODAY / NSCAA Super 25 Spring Boys Poll ... also ranked No. 1 in the Top Drawer Soccer Fab 50 national spring poll ... helped team to a 28-0-1 record as a senior ... scored 18 goals with 16 assists as a senior... scored 11 game-winning goals ... helped team to a 23-4-2 record as a junior ... was a North-South All-Star as a junior ... team was a combined 51-4-3 in his junior and senior seasons ... played club soccer with the Vestavia Hills program ... won four state championships with his club team ... tabbed as a three-star recruit by Top Drawer Soccer ... member of the National Honor Society ... student council representative ... volunteers with special needs programs ... son of Douglas and Julie Holstad ... mother, Julie, played tennis at Birmingham-Southern College ... uncle, Steve Holstad, played football at South Carolina ... majoring in quantitative economics ... named to the U.S. Naval Academy's Superintendent's List twice and the Commandant's List twice.