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University of Memphis at Marshall University October 1, 2011 (7:00 p.m. CT)

vs. Location...............................................................................Sam Hood Field Huntington, W.Va.

2011 Schedule Date Opponent GT/Result 8/21 #5 SMU (Exh.)

1-1 (T)

8/24 Botafogo (Exh.)

2-0 (W)

8/28 Lipscomb

4-1 (W)

9/1

Belmont

3-2 (W)

9/4

Missouri State

1-0 (W)

9/9

vs. UIC ^

1-1 (T)

9/11 @Wisconsin ^

2-1 (W)

9/16 @ #18 Bradley %

1-0 (W)

9/18 vs. Evansville %

1-2 (L)

9/24 South Carolina*

2-3 (L)

10/1 Marshall*

6 p.m.

Memphis Head Coach............................................................... Richie Grant 2011 Memphis Record...........................................................................5-2-1 Grant’s Career Record at Memphis (Yrs.)............................... 112-97-18 (13)

10/8 FIU*

7 p.m.

10/11 Nebraska-Omaha

6 p.m.

Marshall Head Coach.....................................................................Bob Gray 2011 Marshall Record............................................................................4-4-0 Gray’s Record at Marshall (Yrs.)........................................... 152-143-21 (16)

10/19 UAB*

All-Time Series Record.........................................................................2-4-0

10/29 #14 UCF*

7 p.m.

11/4 (RV) SMU*

7 p.m.

Heading Into the Match-Up With Marshall:

Memphis dropped a decision, 3-2, to South Carolina on Saturday night at Mike Rose Soccer Stadium. Sophomore Mark Sherrod continued his hot start to the season with a pair of goals in the game. Sherrod scored on a header in the 35th-minute, when he drilled-home a ball played in the box by Liam Collins. Sherrod connected again in the 49th-minute on a header. Collins and Jordan Johnson assisted on the play. South Carolina rallied to score three goals, all on set-pieces, in the last 20 minutes of the game. Memphis fell to 5-2-1 and 0-1-0 in Conference USA play on the season. For Sherrod, the two-goal performance increased his season total to eight goals and 17 total points. Collins has now totalled six assists on the season, while Johnson recorded his second assist.

Player Spotlight

Mark Sherrod Sophomore Forward Mark Sherrod has continued his torrid, goal-scoring pace on the season. Sherrod collected a pair of headers in Saturday’s game against South Carolina. Prior to Saturday’s game, the striker from Knoxville, Tenn., was already listed among the nation- and conference-leaders in goals scored, goals per game, points, and points per game. He has tallied eight goals on the season, giving the redshirt sophomore 12 for his career. -1-

10/16 Tulsa*

3:30 p.m. 7 p.m.

10/23 #21 Kentucky*

1 p.m.

10/26 Central Arkansas

2 p.m.

11/9 C-USA Tourn.

TBA

Home in Bold ^ -- Games Held in Madison, Wisc. % -- Bradley Tournament * -- Conference Game

University of Memphis Athletic Media Relations 203 Athletic Office Building Memphis, TN 38152 Athletic Director.................... R.C. Johnson Associate AD/Ext. Affairs...........Bob Winn Assistant AD/SID....... Jennifer Rodgrigues Soccer Contact............Bryan McEldowney Phone........................Office: 901-678-3291 Cell: 937-478-5027 Email...... bryan.mceldowney@gmail.com Facilities...................... Mike Rose Stadium Capacity.......................................... 2,500


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2011 MEMPHIS MEN’S SOCCER ROSTER Alphabetical No. Name Pos. 14 Paul Banks F 4 Liam Collins MF 25 Matt Derrington GK 19 Parker Duncan F 3 Scott Elliott D 7 Lewis Ellis F 5 Chandler Gagnon D 21 J.J. Greer D 8 Austin Gross F 17 Andreas Guentner MF 1 Conor Hurley GK 11 Jordan Johnson D 12 Dennis Kennetz, Jr. MF 23 Shane Keely MF 22 Jordan Leedle GK 9 Wil Linder MF 10 Cody McCoy MF 15 Tiago Reichert F 13 Tyler Rist F 16 Thomas Shannon D 2 Mark Sherrod F 18 Tanner Thompson D 24 Patrick Toh, Jr. F 0 Cody Uzcategui GK 20 B.J. Williams MF

University Memphis Roster

No. Name Cl. Pos. Ht. Wt.Hometown/ Last School 0 Cody Uzcategui Fr. GK 6-2 180 Orlando, Fla./West Orange HS 1 Conor Hurley So. GK 6-1 190 Dublin, Ireland/Lambuth University 2 Mark Sherrod R-So. F 6-3 185 Knoxville, Tenn./Carter HS 3 Scott Elliott Fr. D 5-8 165 Broken Arrow, Okla./Broken Arrow HS 4 Liam Collins So. MF 5-9 155 Skiberreen, Ireland/Colaiste Stiofain Naofa 5 Chandler Gagnon Fr. D 6-2 185 Memphis, Tenn./ECS 7 Lewis Ellis Fr. F 5-10 175 Wales, United Kingdom/Millfield School 8 Austin Gross So. F 6-0 185 Tulsa, Okla./Jenks HS 9 Wil Linder Fr. MF 6-0 155 Franklin, Tenn./Ravenwood HS 10 Cody McCoy Sr. MF 5-9 150 Knoxville, Tenn/West HS 11 Jordan Johnson Jr. D 5-10 150 Hendersonville, Tenn./Hendersonville HS 12 Dennis Kennetz, Jr. # Jr. MF 6-1 180 Cordova, Tenn./Gardner-Webb Univ. 13 Tyler Rist # Fr. F 6-0 165 Madison, Ala./Bob Jones HS 14 Paul Banks Fr. F 5-10 165 Memphis, Tenn./Christian Brothers HS 15 Tiago Reichert R-Jr. F 6-1 180 Francisco Beltrao, Brazil/Martin Methodist 16 Thomas Shannon Sr. D 6-1 169 Broken Arrow, Okla./Broken Arrow HS 17 Andreas Guentner Jr. MF 6-0 170 Regensburg, Germany/Werner von Siemens 18 Tanner Thompson So. D 6-0 175 Knoxville, Tenn./West HS 19 Parker Duncan Sr. F 5-9 147 Johnson City, Tenn./Providence Academy 20 B.J. Williams So. D 5-10 165 Flora, Miss./Madison Central HS 21 J.J. Greer Jr. D 6-0 165 Cordova, Tenn./Christian Brothers HS 22 Jordan Leedle R-Jr. GK 5-10 160 Franklin, Tenn./Brentwood HS 23 Shane Keely So. MF 6-0 175 Dublin, Ireland/University College of Dublin 24 Patrick Toh, Jr. Fr. F/MF 5-10 149 Monrovia, Liberia/Spring (Texas) HS 25 Matt Derrington Fr. GK 6-2 185 Florissant, Mo./Trinity Catholic HS Giovanni Alvarado *# Fr. F 5-10 160 Guadalajara, Mexico/Kingsbury High * Denotes Walk-On Players # Denotes Inactive Players

COACHING STAFF

PRONUNCIATION Liam......................... LEE-um Gagnon..................GAG-nun Guentner............GOONT-ner Tiago................... Tee-AH-go Reichert..................RYE-curt Sherrod................ SHARE-ud Toh................................. TAU Uzcategui....OOZ-cuh-teg-ee

Head Coach: Richie Grant Assistant Coach: Nick Glaser Assistant Coach: Robert Sausaman Vol. Goalkeeper Coach: Remco de Jong

Green Mountain College, 1993/13th Season University of Memphis, 2001/Fifth Season University of Memphis, 2009/Second Season Univ. Van Amstertdam, 1984/Seventh Season

ROSTER BREAKDOWN Seniors (3) Parker Duncan Cody McCoy Thomas Shannon

Juniors (6) J.J. Greer Andreas Guentner Jordan Johnson Dennis Kennetz, Jr. Jordan Leedle Tiago Reichert

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Sophomores (7) Liam Collins Austin Gross Connor Hurley Shane Keely Mark Sherrod Tanner Thompson B.J. Williams

Freshmen (10) Giovanni Alvarado Paul Banks Matt Derrington Scott Elliott Lewis Ellis Chandler Gagnon Wil Linder Tyler Rist Patrick Toh, Jr. Cody Uzcategui


Men’s

Soccer

2011 Men’s Soccer Notes

Impact Players

The Tale of the Tigers • Led in scoring by sophomore forward Mark Sherrod, with 17 points. • Memphis has recorded more goals, 15-10, than its opponents on the season. • Have 44 shots-on-goal, compared to 31 for its opponents. • Averaging 14.5 shots per game (SPG) and allowing only 10.2 SPG. • Ten Tigers have scored points on the season. • Recorded at least a goal in each game this season. Head-to-Head: South Carolina • Memphis dropped its conference-opener to South Carolina, 3-2. • The Tigers fall to 2-5-2 all-time against the Gamecocks. • Mark Sherrod scored two goals, Liam Collins collected two assists, and Jordan Johnson tallied one assist for Memphis. • Bradlee Baladez, Braeden Troyer, and Chipper Root scored for South Carolina.

Memphis Tigers Mark Sherrod So., Forward 8 Goals, 1 Assist, 13 SOG Parker Duncan Sr., Forward 2 Goals, 1 Assist, 9 SOG Liam Collins So., Midfielder 1 Goal, 6 Assists, 7 SOG Andreas Guentner Jr., Midfielder 1 Goal, 2 Assist, 4 SOG

The Tigers vs. The Thundering Herd • Memphis trails 2-4-0 in the all-time series record. • The Tigers last win came in 2007 by a score of 2-1. • This is the seventh-consecutive season the two teams have met. Scouting Marshall • Marshall (4-4-0, C-USA 1-0-0) is on a four-game winning streak. • Sunday’s match at FAU was postponed due to inclement weather. • Led in scoring by junior forward Tom Jackson with four goals. “On Your ‘Mark,’ Get Set, GOOOOOAL!” - Mark Sherrod • Scored two goals on headers against South Carolina. • Leads the team with eight goals on the season. • Nationally-ranked (through Sept. 18) in several statistical categories: 6th in goals scored (8), 6th in goals per game (1.00), 10th in total points (17) and 12th in points per game (2.13), • In C-USA, Sherrod is ranked in game-winning goals (1st), goals (3rd), goals per game (3), points (4th) and points per game (4th). • Has four game-winning goals on the season. • Scored tenth career-goal in 26th minute against Evansville. • Tallied 11 goals in last 10 games, dating back to 2010 season. Shoeless Sherrod • Mark Sherrod scored a goal against Bradley after coming out of his shoe. A Bradley player accidently stepped on the shoe as Sherrod began his run. Sherrod kicked off the shoe, finished his run and knocked in the game-winning goal, shoeless. “Assisting His Teammates” - Liam Collins • Leads the team with six assists on the season. • Ranks 3rd in the nation in total assists and 4th in assists per game. • Recorded 11 assists in Tigers’ last 10 games. • Reached ten career-assists on Thomas Shannon’s header against Wisconsin.

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Thomas Shannon Sr., Defender 1 Goal, 1 Assist, 4 SOG Lewis Ellis Fr., Forward 1 Goal, 1 Assist

Marshall Thundering Herd Tom Jackson Jr., Forward 4 Goals, 1 Assist, 13 SOG Anthony Virgara So., Midfielder/Forward 2 Goals, 1 Assist, 6 SOG Jahvon Allison Fr., Defender/Midfielder 1 Goal, 2 Assists, 5 SOG Carl Munday Sr., Forward 1 Goal, 2 SOG


Men’s 2011 Rankings NSCAA Rankings Sep. 26, 2011 Team Record 1. Connecticut 8-0-0 2. Creighton 8-0-0 3. Maryland 8-0-1 4. Akron 5-0-2 5. North Carolina 7-1-0 6. Indiana 6-0-2 7. UC Irvine 8-1-0 8. Louisville 6-2-0 9. New Mexico 6-0-2 10. UC Santa Barbara 6-1-1 11. Notre Dame 5-1-2 12. Charlotte 7-1-0 13. Boston College 6-2-0 14. UCF 6-1-1 15. St. John’s 5-2-1 16. USF 5-2-1 17. Georgetown 5-1-2 18. Northern Illinois 7-1-0 19. Penn State 5-2-1 20. Old Dominion 4-1-0 21. Kentucky 7-3-1 22. Washington 5-1-2 23. Furman 7-1-2 24. ETSU 6-1-1 25. UCLA 5-3-1 College Soccer News Team 1. Connecticut 2. Maryland 3. North Carolina 4. Creighton 5. Indiana 6. Akron 7. UC Santa Barbara 8. Louisville 9. UC Irvine 10. Notre Dame 11. Charlotte 12. New Mexico 13. UCF 14. Boston College 15. Old Dominion 16. St. John’s 17. USF 18. Northern Illinois 19. CS Fullerton 20. Penn State 21. Kentucky 22. Brown 23. UCLA 24. Furman 25. Santa Clara 26. ETSU 27. Bradley 28. Iona 29. Providence 30. Georgetown

Sept. 26, 2011 Prev. Rank 1 2 4 5 6 7 8 3 13 14 15 18 9 10 11 12 17 26 NR 20 21 22 19 24 25 27 28 NR 29 NR

Soccer

2011 Men’s Soccer Notes Continued Hotels at Grand Prairie Classic • Tigers earned runner-up finish after beating No. 18 Bradley, 1-0, and falling to Evansville, 2-1. • Mark Sherrod, Wil Linder and Cody McCoy were named to the Hotels at Grand Prairie Classic All-Tournament Team. • Memphis held Bradley without a single shot on goal during the contest. “Earning His Tiger Stripes” - Wil Linder • Recorded first career-assist on Sherrod’s goal in the 1-0 win over No. 18 Bradley. • Assisted on Sherrod’s goal against Evansville for his second assist in as many games. • Named to Hotels at Grand Prairie Classic All-Tournament Team. “The Real McCoy” - Cody McCoy • McCoy started the 50th game of his career against Evansville. • Earned a spot on the Hotels at Grand Prairie Classic All-Tournament Team. “Parker on Point” - Parker Duncan • Assisted on the game-winning goal against Missouri State. • Scored two goals in opening match against Lipscomb. • Led, or shared lead, in points scored in each of his first three seasons as a Tiger. “Mohawk Minute” - Thomas Shannon • Hosts a weekly recap and update on Memphis men’s soccer titled “Mohawk Minute,” aptly named for Shannon’s trademark mohawk. • The videos can be seen on http://www.youtube.com/sidmemphis. • The weekly installments of the show are posted by Tuesday evenings. • Headed in a goal just 1:39 into Wisconsin game. • Has scored nine career-goals. “Hitting the Brick Hurley” - Conor Hurley • Recorded two clean sheets on the season, against No. 18 Bradley and Missouri State. • Has 21 saves, with a 1.18 goals against average. Memphis Out-of-the-Gate • Started 5-1-1 on the season, its third-best seven-game start in program history. • The Tigers started with 6-1 records in 1992 and 2006, beginning 8-1 and 7-1 in those two seasons, respectively. Top-20 Takedown • Defeated 18th-ranked Bradley, 1-0, on September 16th. First win over ranked opponent since 4-3 victory over No. 23 Drake in 2009. All-Time Wins Leader - Richie Grant • Became all-time wins leader, with 111, with Tigers’ 2-1 win of Wisconsin (9-11-11). • Third coach in the 29-year history of the program. • In his 13th season at Memphis. • Finished eight seasons with records at or above .500 and has never had back-toback losing seasons. Closing Time • Outscoring opponents 11-6 in final 45 minutes of play. • Scored at least one goal in last 20 minutes in six-of-eight games (Evansville and South Carolina being the exception). • On the season, tallied seven goals in last 20 minutes. -4-


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2011 Men’s Soccer Notes Continued Take Two! • Dating back to 2006, Memphis is 21-1-1 when scoring at least two goals. • The 2-1 loss to South Carolina snapped a 22-game streak without a loss when scoring two or more goals. • Memphis last loss when scoring at least two goals to Creighton (11-7-06), 3-2. Going Full Tilt • Five Tigers have played all 760 minutes of action: Andreas Guentner, Thomas Shannon, Cody McCoy, J.J. Greer and Conor Hurley. Facing the Ranked Gauntlet • Three teams currently ranked in the top 25 of the NSCAA poll are on Memphis’ schedule: No. 14 UCF (Oct. 29) and No. 21 Kentucky (Oct. 23). • SMU is currently receiving votes in the poll • Memphis won at then-No. 18 Bradley, 1-0, on Sept. 16. Challenging the Pollsters • Following Memphis’ 1-0 win at No. 18 Bradley, the Tigers improved their all-time record to 11-32-4 versus ranked opponents. • Prior to the victory, the U of M had lost its last four contests against ranked opponents, with the last victory coming against No. 23 Drake (09-13-09), 4-3. Regional Charts • Memphis is No. 10 in the NSCAA Midwest Regional Rankings . • Memphis climbed into the poll on Aug. 30 at No. 10. • Six teams currently ranked in the poll are on Memphis’ schedule for the year, Kentucky (2), SMU (3), Bradley (4), UAB (5), Tulsa (6) and Evansville (9). Marshall is also receiving votes. A Full Side from Tennessee • The Tigers have 11 players on their roster from the state of Tennessee: Mark Sherrod (Knoxville), Chandler Gagnon (Memphis), Wil Linder (Nashville), Cody McCoy (Knoxville), Jordan Johnson (Hendersonville), Dennis Kennetz Jr. (Memphis), Paul Banks (Memphis), Tanner Thompson (Knoxville), Parker Duncan (Johnson City), J.J. Greer (Memphis) and Jordan Leedle (Franklin). “Where in the World?” • Eight student-athletes on the Memphis roster are international, representing six different countries. Liam Collins, Conor Hurley and Shane Keely hail from Ireland. The other five international players are Andreas Guentner from Germany, Tiago Reichert from Brazil, Lewis Ellis from the United Kingdom, Patrick Toh Jr. from Liberia and Giovanni Alvaredo from Mexico. Game Tracker • Memphis men’s soccer home games will be available through GameTracker. • GameTracker provides live stats throughout the game. • To access GameTracker, go to GoTigersGo.com, select the ‘Live Events’ tab at the top of the page and then click on the ‘GT’ next to the appropriate event. Live Chat • Each home event this season will be accompanied by a moderated chat that will provide in-game updates and fan discussion about the game. • Go to GoTigersGo.com and join the live blog.

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2011 Rankings Soccer America Team 1. Connecticut 2. Maryland 3. Creighton 4. North Carolina 5. Akron 6. Indiana 7. UC Santa Barbara 8. UC Irvine 9. Louisville 10. UCF 11. Notre Dame 12. New Mexico 13. USF 14. Charlotte 15. St. John’s 16. UCLA 17. Boston College 18. George Mason 19. Northern Illinois 20. Old Dominion 21. SMU 22. ETSU 23. Furman 24. Coastal Carolina 25. West Virginia Portland

Sept. 26, 2011 Prev. Rank 2 1 3 4 5 7 9 10 6 8 15 17 18 19 12 13 14 NR 24 11 NR 22 23 25 16 NR

Soccer Times Team 1. Connecticut 2. Maryland 3. Creighton 4. Akron 5. North Carolina 6. Indiana 7. UC Santa Barbara 8. UC Irvine 9. Louisville 10. Notre Dame 11. New Mexico 12. Boston College 13. UCF 14. Charlotte 15. USF 16. St. John’s 17. Penn State 18. Northern Illinois 19. Old Dominion 20. UCLA 21. SMU 22. West Virginia 23. Georgetown 24. Kentucky 25. CS-Fullerton

Sept. 26, 2011 Prev. Rank 2 1 3 4 6 7 11 10 5 15 12 8 9 19 20 13 14 t-24 t-24 18 NR 17 NR t-21 NR


Men’s Season Leaders

Soccer

2011 Men’s Soccer Notes Continued

Goals 1. Mark Sherrod 2. Parker Duncan 3. Austin Gross Liam Collins Thomas Shannon Andreas Guentner Lewis Ellis

8 2 1 1 1 1 1

Assists 1. Liam Collins 2. Andreas Guentner Wil Linder Jordan Johnson 5. Cody McCoy Parker Duncan Thomas Shannon Lewis Ellis Mark Sherrod

6 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1

Points 1. Mark Sherrod 2. Liam Collins 3. Parker Duncan 4. Andreas Guentner 5. Thomas Shannon Lewis Ellis

17 8 5 4 3 3

Shots 1. Mark Sherrod 2. Parker Duncan 3. Liam Collins Andreas Guenter 5. Thomas Shannon

25 19 12 12 11

Shots On Goal 1. Mark Sherrod 2. Parker Duncan 3. Liam Collins 4. Thomas Shannon Andreas Guentner

13 9 7 4 4

Goals Against Average 1. Conor Hurley (2011)

1.18

Saves 1. Conor Hurley (2011)

21

Live Streaming • Home games are available to watch via live streaming video. • Memphis Tiger Vision offers a monthly subscription for $9.99 or for a year subscription, $79.99. • To access the live streaming, visit GoTigersGo.com and click on the watch icon on the men’s soccer page. Men’s Soccer on Social Media • ‘Like’ the Tigers on Facebook at facebook.com/MemphisSoccer. • Follow the team on Twitter (@UMTigerSoccer). August 24, Memphis 2 vs. Botafogo 0 (Exh.) The Tigers hosted the Brazilian professional team Botafogo FR at Mike Rose Stadium. Tiago Reichert headed home a ball served from Parker Duncan in the second minute to put Memphis up early. In the 16th minute, Chandler Gagnon cleared a ball deep in the Tigers’ zone that Mark Sherrod reached before the Botafogo defenders. The keeper came well out of the box in attempt to reach the ball, but Sherrod was able to lob it over the keeper from about 40 yards out to give Memphis the 2-0 lead. August 21, Memphis 1 @ SMU 1 (Exh.) Memphis traveled to Dallas to face conference foe and fifth-ranked SMU in its exhibition opener. Lewis Ellis gave the Tigers an early 1-0 advantage when he corralled a loose ball and drove it into the back of the net in the 24th minute. SMU got the equalizer in the 40th minute on a Juan Castillo goal. Mark Sherrod and B.J. Williams both had excellent scoring chances in the last 15 minutes, but the game ended in a tie, 1-1.

Milestones on the Horizon • Senior Parker Duncan is one assist away from 10, three starts away from 50 in his career and two games played away from 60. • Senior Thomas Shannon is one goal shy of 10, two assists short of 10 for his career and two games played away from 50. • Sophomore Mark Sherrod is two goals shy of 10 on the season and one game-winning goal away from five on the season and in his career. -6-


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2011 Results August 28

Memphis 4 vs. Lipscomb 1

Overall: 1-0-0

Conference: 0-0-0

Streak: W1

Senior forward Parker Duncan provided the spark with the first goal of the game en route to a 4-1 victory. Sophomore forward Mark Sherrod scored the game-winning goal when he headed home a corner kick served by sophomore midfielder Liam Collins. Andreas Guentner posted an insurance goal when he took a pass from junior defender Jordan Johnson and sent a shot past the goalkeeper. Duncan finished the scoring when he collected Thomas Shannon’s deflected penalty kick and found the back of the net for his second goal of the game. September 1

Memphis 3 @ Belmont 2

Overall: 2-0-0

Conference: 0-0-0

Streak: W2

Liam Collins provided the game-winning goal for the Tigers in the 88th minute. Belmont was the first to strike in the 32nd minute when Edgardo Padilla scored on a penalty kick after Memphis’ Conor Hurley was awarded a yellow card in the box. Memphis would strike back in the 57th minute on a Lewis Ellis corner, served by Liam Collins. After Niko Olsak pout the Bruins up, 2-1, in the 60th minute, Mark Sherrod would tie the game when he beat the keeper after receiving a cross from Andreas Guentner. Collins knocked in the game-winner when he sent a free kick past the wall and goalkeeper inside the far post. September 4

Memphis 1 vs. Missouri St. 0

Overall: 3-0-0

Conference: 0-0-0

Streak: W3

Sophomore Liam Collins collected a poorly-touched ball from Missouri State and fed it to Senior Parker Duncan. Duncan sent a through-ball to Mark Sherrod, who beat the Bears’ keeper one-on-one to give Memphis the 1-0 victory at Mike Rose Soccer Complex. Sophomore goalkeeper Conor Hurley was named the Man-of-the-Match after recording six saves on the night, several of them coming from point-blank range. With the win, Memphis improves to 3-0 on the season, their best start since opening the 2005 season, 4-0. September 9

Memphis 1 vs UIC 1

Overall: 3-0-1

Conference: 0-0-0

Streak: T1

Memphis fell behind after surrenduring an 19th-minute goal to Eric Frazier. The Tigers wouldn’t give up, controlling the tempo for the majority of the game. Sophomore Austin Gross came in off the bench and scored the equalizer in the 88th minute. Senior Parker Duncan took a shot that goalkeeper Piotr Kikolski deflected off the post. Gross collected the ricochet and scored the game-tying goal from five yards out. Memphis had several scoring chances in the overtime periods, but came away with the 1-1 draw. The Tigers held a decisive advantage in shots, 15-6, and allowed only two shots on goal during the entire contest. September 11 Memphis 2 @ Wisconsin 1

Overall: 4-0-1

Conference: 0-0-0

Streak: W1

Thomas Shannon put the Tigers up, 1-0, with his first goal of the season coming just 1:39 into the game. Thomas put away a header to the far post, with Liam Collins and Andreas Guentner assisting on the play. Wisconsin finally got on the scoreboard when Tomislav Zadro found Joey Tennyson for a goal in the 65th minute. Memphis would answer, when Lewis Ellis found Mark Sherrod. Sherrod fired a shot from 18-yards to beat goalkeeper Ciro Martinez. The goal was Sherrod’s fourth this season and third game-winner. With the win, Richie Grant became the all-time wins leader in Memphis men’s soccer history with 111 career victories. September 16 Memphis 1 @ No. 18 Bradley 0

Overall: 5-0-1

Conference 0-0-0

Streak: W2

Memphis used a goal from a shoeless Mark Sherrod in the 81st minute to defeat previously-unbeaten No. 18 Bradley in Peoria, Ill. Sherrod lost his shoe while making a run on the counter-attack. Freshman Wil Linder found Sherrod, who rocketed a shot past goalkeeper Brian Billings with his shoeless left foot. Conor Hurley earned his second shutout of the season with the help of his defense. The Tiger’s defense held the Braves without a single shot on goal, as Memphis beat its first ranked opponent since defeating No. 23 Drake, 4-3, in 2009. September 18 Memphis 1 vs. Evansville 2

Overall: 5-1-1

Conference: 0-0-0

Streak: L1

Evansville used a golden goal from Dylan Terry with less than 30 seconds remaining in the second overtime to hand Memphis its first loss on the season. The Tigers found themselves quickly down 1-0, on a goal by Ryan Stallings. But, Mark Sherrod would take a pass from Wil Linder and tap it home in the 26th minute to knot the game, 1-1, igniting the Tigers. Memphis would have multiple scoring chances in the second half and second overtime period to walk away with the victory. Eric Teppen, the Purple Aces goalkeeper, made seven saves on the game, including three in the second overtime to set-up the game-winner. -7-


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2011 Results September 24 Memphis 2 vs. South Carolina 3

Overall: 5-2-1

Conference: 0-1-0

Streak: L2

Sophomore forward Mark Sherrod scored in the 35th minute when he headed home a cross from fellow sophomore Liam Collins giving Memphis the early 1-0 lead. Just moments into the second half, Collins found Jordan Johnson who played a ball into the box that Sherrod headed past the goalkeeper for his second score of the game. Memphis held the 2-0 lead, until South Carolina’s Bradlee Baladez scored in the 73rd minute. South Carolina’s Braeden Troyer and Chipper Root each netted goals, exactly one minute apart, to give the Gamecocks the win in regulation. October 1

@ Marshall

6 P.M. CT

October 8

FIU

7 P.M. CT

October 11

Nebraska-Omaha

6 P.M. CT

October 16

@ Tulsa

3:30 P.M. CT

October 19

@ UAB

7 P.M. CT

October 23

No. 21 Kentucky

1 P.M. CT

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2011 Results October 26

@ Central Arkansas

2 P.M. CT

October 29

No. 14 UCF

7 P.M. CT

November 4

@ (RV) SMU

7 P.M. CT

November 9

Conference USA Tournament

November 17

NCAA Tournament

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Men’s Memphis Season Highs Individual Single Game

Active Career Leaders Goals

Goals Total Date 1. Parker Duncan 2 vs. Lipscomb 08/28/11 2. Mark Sherrod 2 vs. South Carolina 09/24/11 Assists Total Date Liam Collins 2 vs. South Carolina 09/24/11 Points Total Date Parker Duncan 4 vs. Lipscomb 08/28/11 Mark Sherrod 4 vs. South Carolina 09/24/11

3. 4. 5.

1.

Total 5 vs. Lipscomb

Date 08/28/11

Saves Total Conor Hurley 6 vs. Missouri St.

5.

Parker Duncan (2008) Mark Sherrod (2010) Thomas Shannon (2008) Andreas Guentner (2009) Liam Collins Austin Gross

15 12 9 5 3 3

Goals Total Sean Fraser 5 vs. Lipscomb

Date 11/07/01

Assists Total John Cooke 4 vs. SW Missouri

Date 10/16/87

Points Total Sean Fraser 11 vs. Lipscomb

Date 11/07/01

Liam Collins (2010) Parker Duncan (2008) Thomas Shannon (2008) JJ Greer (2009) Mark Sherrod (2010) Andreas Guentner

12 9 8 8 3 3

Shots Total

Date

Donal McDonagh 5 vs. Lipscomb

11/07/01

Saves Total E.J. Gilley 24 vs Wake Forest

Date 9/29/84

Date Points 09/04/11

Team Single Game

1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

Team Single Game

Parker Duncan (2008) Mark Sherrod (2010) Thomas Shannon (2008) Liam Collins (2010) Andreas Guentner (2009)

Goals 4 vs. Lipscomb

Date 08/28/11

Assists 5 vs. Lipscomb

Date 08/28/11

Points 13 vs. Lipscomb

Date 08/28/11

Shots 19 vs. Lipscomb

Date 08/28/11

Shots on Goal 10 vs. Lipscomb

Date 08/28/11

Saves 6 vs. Missouri State

Date 09/04/11

Corner Kicks 10 vs. Lipscomb

Date 08/28/11

Fewest Shots Taken 9 vs. Wisconsin 9 vs. Missouri State

Date 09/11/11 09/04/11

Fewest Shots Allowed 6 vs. UIC

Date 09/09/11

Largest Margin of Victory 3 vs. Lipscomb

Date 08/28/11

Saves

Largest Margin of Defeat 1 vs. Evansville 1 vs. South Carolina

Date 09/18/11 09/24/11

1. 2.

Goals Allowed 3 vs. South Carolina

Date 09/24/11

Most Opponent Shots 10 vs. Lipscomb 10 vs. Belmont

Date 08/28/11 09/01/11

Opponent Saves 7 vs. Evansville

Date 09/18/11

39 27 26 18 13

Shots 1. 2. 3. 5.

Parker Duncan (2008) Mark Sherrod (2010) JJ Greer (2009) Andreas Guennter (2009) Cody McCoy (2008)

113 63 48 48 44

Shots On Goal 1. Parker Duncan (2008) 2. Mark Sherrod (2010) 3. JJ Greer (2009) 4. Andreas Guentner (2009) 5. Thomas Shannon (2008) Liam Collins (2010)

61 26 19 18 17 17

Goals Against Average 1. 2.

Conor Hurley (2011) Jordan Leedle (2008)

Jordan Leedle (2008-09) Conor Hurley (2011)

1.18 1.59

34 21

Games Played 1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

Records Individual Single Game

Assists

Shots Total Date 2. Parker Duncan 5 vs. Lipscomb 08/28/11 2. Mark Sherrod 5 vs. No. 18 Bradley 09/16/11 Shots on Goal Parker Duncan

Soccer

Parker Duncan Cody McCoy Thomas Shannon J.J. Greer Jordan Johnson

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59 56 49 41 40

Goals 10 vs. Lipscomb 10 vs. Lipscomb

Date 11/07/01 11/24/00

Assists 12 vs. Lipscomb

Date 11/24/00

Points 32 vs. Lipscomb

Date 11/24/00

Shots 41 vs. Rhodes

Date 9/28/88

Saves Date 24 vs. Wake Forest 9/29/84 Fewest Shots Taken 2 vs. Saint Louis 2 vs. South Alabama 2 vs. Evansville

Date 10/16/98 10/17/93 10/22/89

Fewest Shots Allowed 0 vs. Lipscomb

Date 11/07/01

Largest Margin of Victory 10, 10-0 vs. Lipscomb

Date 11/24/00

Largest Margin of Defeat 11, 0-11 at Alabama A&M

Date 1982


Men’s C-USA Awards Preseason All-C-USA Offensive MVP Arthur Ivo, Sr., F, SMU Braganca Paulista, Brazil Defensive MVP Justin Chavez, Sr., D, Tulsa Edmond, Okla. Team Dylan Asher, So., D, Kentucky Richardson, Texas Bradlee Baladez, So., M, South Carolina Dallas, Texas Juan Castillo, So., F, SMU Kingwood, Texas Justin Chavez, Sr., D, Tulsa Edmond, Okla. Warren Creavalle, Sr., M, UCF Acworth, Georgia Kevan George, Sr., M, UCF Decatur, Georgia

Soccer

2011 Men’s Soccer Notes Continued The Last Time A Tiger ...

Scored 5 Goals:........................................ Sean Fraser vs. Lipscomb (2001) Scored 4 Goals:........................................ Sean Fraser vs. Lipscomb (2001) Scored 3 Goals:.............................Gordy Gurson vs. Alabama A&M (2010) Made 4 Assists:.............................John Cooke vs. SW Missouri State (1987) Made 3 Assists:.................................Liam Collins vs. Alabama A&M (2010) Attempted 10 Shots:.................. Donal McDonagh vs. USM (1988), 15 shots Made 20 Saves:.......................... E.J. Gilley vs. Wake Forest (1984), 24 saves Made 15 Saves:...................................Tyler Strom vs. SMU (2005), 15 saves Made 10 Saves:................................... Tyler Strom vs. USC (2005), 10 saves Had Back-to-Back Shutouts:...................................Jordan Leedle (2) (2010) Scored Twice in Under a Minute:........... Jeremy Tutor vs. W. Ky. (1997), 0:53 Stopped a Penalty Kick:.........................Michael Goodlett vs. UMKC (2009)

The Last Time the Tigers ...

Scored 10 Goals in a Game:................................ vs. Lipscomb (2001), 10-0 Scored Seven Goals in a Game:......................vs. Alabama A&M (2010), 8-0 Scored Six Goals in a Game:..........................vs. Alabama A&M (2010), 8-0 Scored Six Goals in a Half.................vs. Alabama A&M (2005), 6 (2nd half) Scored Five Goals in a Half:...............vs. Alabama A&M (2010), 5 (2nd half) Notched 10 Assists in a Game:............................... vs. Lipscomb (2001), 10 Notched 9 Assists in a Game.............................vs. Alabama A&M (2005), 9 Attempted 40 Shots:..........................................vs. Rhodes (1988), 41 shots Attempted 35 Shots:..........................................vs. Rhodes (1988), 41 shots Attempted 30 Shots:............................... vs. Alabama A&M (2010), 30 shots Involved in a 0-0 Tie:..................................................vs.Vermont (9-18-09) Allowed 0 Shots on Goal....................................@ No. 18 Bradley (9-16-11)

Anthony Hobbs, Jr., D, FIU Auckland, New Zealand Arthur Ivo, Sr., F, SMU Braganca Paulista, Brazil Matt Lodge, Jr., M, Kentucky Rossington, England Nik Robson, Jr., M, UCF Auckland, New Zealand Babayele Sodade, Sr., F, UAB Windsor, Ontario Daniel Withrow, Jr., GK, Marshall Rochester Hills, Michigan

Conference USA Standings |------Conference------| |----Overall----| W L T Pts W L T UCF 1 0 0 3 7 1 1 South Carolina 1 0 0 3 4 3 1 Marshall 1 0 0 3 4 4 0 UAB 0 0 0 0 5 2 2 SMU 0 0 0 0 5 3 0 Tulsa 0 0 0 0 4 4 0 Memphis 0 1 0 0 5 2 1 Kentucky 0 1 0 0 7 4 0 FIU 0 1 0 0 4 3 2

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Men’s

Soccer

2011 Memphis Men's Soccer Memphis Combined Team Statistics (as of Sep 25, 2011) All games RECORD: ALL GAMES CONFERENCE NON-CONFERENCE Date Aug 28 09/01/11 Sep 04 Sep 09 Sep 11 $ 09-16-11 $ 09-18-11 * Sep 24

Opponent LIP at Belmont MISSOURI STATE vs UIC at Wisconsin at #18 Bradley vs Evansville SOUTH CAROLINA

TEAM STATISTICS SHOT STATISTICS Goals-Shot attempts Goals scored per game Shot pct. Shots on goal-Attempts SOG pct. Shots/Game CORNER KICKS PENALTY KICKS PENALTIES Yellow cards Red cards ATTENDANCE Total Dates/Avg Per Date Neutral Site #/Avg

OVERALL 5-2-1 0-1 5-1-1

W W W To2 W W Lo2 L

Score 4-1 3-2 1-0 1-1 2-1 1-0 1-2 2-3

Att. 344 415 243 253 310 949 120 659

MEM

OPP

15-116 1.88 .129 44-116 .379 14.5 38 0-1

10-82 1.25 .122 31-82 .378 10.2 28 1-1

8 0

10 0

1246 3/415 2/186

1674 3/558

HOME 2-1 0-1 2-0 ##

Player

2 4 19 17 16 7 8 9 11 10 5 21 15 20 14 1

SHERROD, Mark COLLINS, Liam DUNCAN, Parker GUENTNER, Andreas SHANNON, Thomas ELLIS, Lewis GROSS, Austin LINDER, Wil JOHNSON, Jordan MCCOY, Cody GAGNON, Chandler GREER, J.J. REICHERT, Tiago WILLIAMS, B.J. BANKS, Paul HURLEY,Conor Total Opponents

##

Goalie

1

HURLEY,Conor Total Opponents

AWAY 3-0 0-0 3-0

NEUTRAL 0-1-1 0-0 0-1-1

gp g a 8 8 1 8 1 6 8 2 1 8 1 2 8 1 1 8 1 1 6 1 0 8 0 2 8 0 2 8 0 1 8 0 0 8 0 0 8 0 0 3 0 0 4 0 0 8 0 0 8 15 17 8 10 7 GP 8 8 8

pts

sh sh% sog sog% gw pk-att

17 25 .320 8 12 .083 5 19 .105 4 12 .083 3 11 .091 3 8 .125 2 3 .333 2 5 .000 2 1 .000 1 7 .000 0 8 .000 0 4 .000 0 1 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 47 116 .129 27 82 .122

Min. GA 759:31 10 759:31 10 759:31 15

13 7 9 4 4 2 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 44 31

GAAvg Saves

1.18 1.18 1.78

1st

2nd

OT

OT2

Total 15 10

Shots by Period Memphis Opponents

1st

2nd

OT

OT2

Total 116 82

Saves by Period Memphis Opponents

1st

2nd

OT

OT2

Total 21 29

Corners by Period Memphis Opponents

1st

2nd

OT

OT2

Total 38 28

Fouls by Period Memphis Opponents

1st

2nd

OT

OT2

Total 95 115

-12-

46 30 10 12 23 10 38 42

11 6 57 50 11 13 11 17 52 67

0 0 2 1

0 1 2 1 2 5

0 1

11 1 0 3 2 0 3 1

Pct

21 .677 21 .677 29 .659

Goals by Period Memphis Opponents

4 3

.520 .583 .474 .333 .364 .250 .667 .000 .000 .143 .250 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .379 .378

4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 2

W-L-T

5-2-1 5-2-1 2-5-1

0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-1 1-1 Sho

2 2 0

2011 Memphis Soccer Game Notes @ Marshall  

Memphis game notes for men's soccer at Marshall.

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