Men's Soccer Year in Review

July 25, 2001

WASHINGTON won its the first Pac-10 title, its third consecutive Conference championship (MPSF titles in 1998 & 99).

Three Pac-10 teams advanced to the NCAA Tournament: STANFORD, UCLA and WASHINGTON. Both Stanford and Washington reached the second round, with the Cardinal going to the NCAA Quarterfinals.

STANFORD's Ryan Nelsen earned Pac-10 Player of the Year honors, while UCLA's Alex Yi was named Freshman of the Year. Stanford's Bobby Clark picked up Conference Coach of the Year honors.

FINAL 2000 PACIFIC-10 CONFERENCE MEN'S SOCCER STANDINGS


CONFERENCE OVERALL
TP W L T PCT HOME AWAY W L T PCT HOME AWAY NEUT STREAK
Washington %- 21 7 1 0 .875 3-1-0 4-0-0 14 6 0 .700 8-3-0 4-2-0 2-1-0 L1
Stanford - 18 6 2 0 .750 2-1-0 3-0-0 18 3 1 .840 9-2-0 5-1-1 4-0-0 L1
UCLA - 9 3 5 0 .375 3-1-0 0-4-0 12 7 0 .632 8-2-0 3-5-0 1-0-0 L1
California - 7 2 5 1 .313 2-2-0 0-3-1 6 13 1 .325 5-5-0 1-5-1 0-3-0 L2
Oregon State - 4 1 6 1 .188 1-2-1 0-4-0 7 11 1 .417 4-4-1 2-5-0 1-2-0 L4

The Conference champion (%) is determined by highest number of points (TP), Win = 3 pts, Tie = 1 pt, Loss = 0 pts


NCAA REGIONAL RESULTS

FIRST ROUND
Fri., Nov. 17
WASHINGTON 1, UAB 0 (4 OT)

Sat., Nov. 18
STANFORD 4, Cal State Fullerton 0
San Diego 1, UCLA 0 (OT)

SECOND ROUND
Sat., Nov. 25
STANFORD 6, Illinois-Chicago 0
Indiana 2, WASHINGTON 1

QUARTERFINALS
Sat., Dec. 2
SMU 2, STANFORD 1


STATISTICAL LEADERS


INDIVIDUAL
Points McKinley Tennyson, UCLA 34 (15 goals and 4 assists)
Goals McKinley Tennyson, UCLA 15
Assists Matt Moses, STAN 10
Goalie Saves DJ Countess, UCLA 81
Goals Against Average Adam Zapala, STAN 0.45
TEAM
Points STANFORD 205
Goals STANFORD 68
Assists STANFORD 69
Goals Against Average STANFORD 0.45

PAC-10 ALL-CONFERENCE TEAMS


First Team Pos. Yr. School
Todd Dunivant D So STAN
Scott Leber MF Sr STAN
Ryan Lee D Sr UCLA
Lee Morrison D Jr STAN
Ryan Nelsen MF Sr STAN
Bryn Ritchie D Jr WASH
Chris Roner MF Jr CAL
McKinley Tennyson Jr F Sr UCLA
Shaun Tsakiris MF Sr UCLA
Kendall Simmonds F Sr CAL
Ben Somoza MF Jr. WASH
Adam Zapala GK Sr STAN

*the first team features four defenders, as voting for the third defender resulted in a two-way tie


Second Team Pos. Yr. School
Ramiro Arredondo MF Sr CAL
Aaron Biddle D Jr STAN
Mike Casale MF Sr WASH
DJ Countess GK Fr UCLA
Josh Elbaum MF Fr OSU
Mike Hickman D Fr CAL
Mark Hogenhout MF Sr WASH
Matt Olsen. MF Sr OSU
Billy Sleeth D. Jr WASH
Corey Woolfolk F. Sr STAN
Alex Yi MF Fr UCLA

Honorable Mention
Nelson Akwari (UCLA, Fr., D), Peter Billmeyer (OSU, Fr., GK), Kai Carroll (WASH, Sr., F), Adolfo Gregario (UCLA, Fr., MF), Stephen Hensor (OSU, Fr., MF), Zach Kingsley (WASH, Jr., MF), Justin Kirk (OSU, So., MF), Leo Krupnik (CAL, Jr., D), Roger Levesque (STAN, So., F), Johanes Maliza (STAN, So., F), Chad Olsen (WASH, So., GK), Luke Rust (STAN, Sr., F), Jake Sagare (WASH, Jr., F), Jesse Servin (OSU, Fr., F), Derek Shanahan (STAN, Jr., MF), Sean Sylvis (STAN, Sr., MF), Ryan Smith (OSU, So., MF), Scot Thompson (UCLA, So., D), Christian van Blommestein (OSU, Fr., D), Caleb Westbay (UCLA, Sr., MF).

PLAYER OF THE YEAR - Ryan Nelsen, STAN
FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR - Alex Yi, UCLA
COACH OF THE YEAR - Bobby Clark, STAN

PAC-10 ALL-ACADEMIC


First Team
Name Yr. G.P.A. Major
Mike Casale, WASH Sr 3.40 Society and Justice
Todd Dunivant, STAN So 3.50 Undeclared
Taylor Graham, STAN Jr 3.73 International Relations
Matt Moses, STAN. Jr 3.23 Human Biology
Mike Murphy, STAN So 3.64. English
Ryan Nelsen, STAN Sr 3.39 Political Science
Chad Olsen, WASH So. 3.70 Arts and Sciences
Bryn Ritchie, WASH Jr 3.66 International Studies
Luke Rust, STAN Sr 3.52 Biological Sciences
Caleb Westbay, UCLA. Sr 3.35 Pre-Economics/Business
Corey Woolfolk, STAN Sr 3.63 Urban Studies
Adam Zapala, STAN Sr 3.36 American Studies
Second Team
Name Yr. G.P.A. Major
Dylan Dupree, CAL Jr 3.40 Undeclared
Chris Gores, STAN Sr 3.31 International Relations
Scott Leber, STAN Sr 3.01 Industrial Engineering
Roger Levesque, STAN So 3.36 Undeclared
Johanes Maliza, STAN So 3.42 Undeclared
Aaron McHardy, OSU So 3.70 Undecided
Matt Olsen, OSU Sr 3.15 Environmental Science and Engineering
Jake Sagare, WASH Jr 3.10 Arts and Sciences
Derek Shanahan, STAN Jr 3.31 Science/Technology & Society
Kendall Simmonds, CAL Sr 3.06 Political Science
Ben Somoza, WASH Jr 3.12 Communications
Brian Walker, CAL Fr. 3.41 Undeclared

Honorable Mention
Robert Aylesworth, CAL, Patrick Fisher, CAL, Nick Jensen, OSU, Leo Krupnik, CAL, Chris Roner, CAL, Ryan Swiontek, CAL, Scot Thompson, UCLA.

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