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24   Matt Saunders
Matt Saunders

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Fairfield, Maine

High School:
Lawrence

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 182

Position:
Midfielder


08/28/2014

No. 25 Men's Soccer to Open Season at Air Force, Denver This Weekend

Navy to play at Air Force on Friday and at Denver on Sunday.

08/22/2014

No. 25 Men's Soccer Blanks Binghamton in an Exhibition Match, 2-0

Thomas Shiiba and Daniel Zaremba score the goals for Navy.

04/24/2014

Men's Soccer Completes Successful Spring Season

Mids post victories over N.C. State and Drexel.

02/03/2014

Navy Places 11 on the Patriot League Men's Soccer Academic Honor Roll

Patriot League Champions have two four-time honorees.

08/27/2013

Men's Soccer Prepares for 2013 Season

Navy to play at Davidson, Appalachian State this weekend.

09/04/2013

Navy at Appalachian State

Photo gallery of the Navy at Appalachian State match from September 1

2013 Game-by-Game Statistics

ACCOLADES WON:
• 2013 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

2013 - FRESHMAN: Played in 14 games at the midfield position ... played a season-high 41 minutes in Navy's 3-0 win over George Washington (Sept. 21) ... played 28 minutes in Navy's 2-0 win at Virginia Tech (Sept. 24) ... logged 26 minutes in Navy's 3-1 win over NJIT on Oct. 22 ... recoded two shots on the season with one coming against George Washington and the other being at High Point on Sept. 14 ... played a total of 199 minutes ... named to the 2013 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

PERSONAL: A 2013 graduate of Lawrence High School, Saunders had a sensational high school career, lettering four times in soccer and three times in basketball ... as a senior, Saunders was named Maine's Gatorade Player of the Year, a scholar All-American by NSCAA, All-New England, all-state, all-conference, the Kennebuc Valley Conference Player of the Year and the Morning Sentinel Player of the Year ... tallied 43 points (19 g, 5 a) in just 16 games, leading his team to the Eastern Maine Class A Quarterfinals ... led his club soccer team. Seacoast United, to five straight Maine State Championships (2009-13) while serving as the team captain three times ... also earned all-conference as a freshman, sophomore and junior and all-state as a junior ... tallied 50 goals during his high school career ... on the hardwood, Saunders was a KVAC All-Defense Team honoree and an Academic All-State selection ... was the Class Historian, a member of National Honors Society, earned High Honors for all 16 quarters of his high school career, a Big Brother Big Sister Volunteer and volunteered at the Waterville Humane Society ... born in Waterville, Maine ... son of Nathan and Cordelia Saunders ... brother, Josh, rank track and cross country at Cedarville University ... majoring in systems engineering.

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08/31/14 at Denver 10:00 PM
09/05/14 Appalachian State 7:00 PM
09/08/14 Maryland 8:00 PM
09/13/14 at Central Connecticut 4:30 PM
09/16/14 George Washington 7:00 PM