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#11 - Jonathon Smith
2009-10 Men's Soccer
POS.
D
HT.
5'11"
WT.
145
YR.
Fr.
HOMETOWN
McKinney, Texas
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
McKinney
Jonathon Smith

2011: Started all 20 matches for the Crusaders during junior season ... a Second Team All-Horizon League honoree ... played every minute of the Horizon League slate ... tallied one goal and two assists ... opened season with assist against Calumet Aug. 26 ... picked up helper on match-winning goal in Horizon League win at Wright State Oct. 7 ... scored lone goal of game in 1-0 overtime win over UIC Oct. 29, clinching at least a share of the Horizon League regular season championship ... totaled 35 shot attempts, including a team-high 18 shots on goal ... unleashed a season-high seven shots against Detroit Sept. 30, five of which were on frame ... spent summer of 2012 playing for Kansas City Brass.

2010: Played in all 19 games for Valparaiso as a sophomore ... earned starting assignments 17 times ... assisted on opening goal in eventual 3-1 victory in league play against Wright State Sept. 26 ... attempted 12 shots on the season, including three at IUPUI Sept. 17 ... placed four of his shot attempts on frame ... spent summer of 2011 playing for Carolina Railhawks U23 squad which won USASA U23 National Cup Championship, as well as USASA Region III U23 Men’s Cup.

2009: Appeared in 14 games during rookie season with the Crusader squad ... received starting nods Sept. 30 at #25 Michigan State, Oct. 4 at Wright State and Nov. 13 in Horizon League semifinal against Green Bay ... played every minute of contests against the Spartans and Raiders ... registered shot attempt Nov. 7 versus Cleveland State ... played this past summer for Andromeda SC, helping squad to regional title and fourth-place national finish.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Lions ... named District midfielder MVP as a senior in 2009 ... also earned All-State and All-Region accolades for his senior campaign ... played club soccer for Andromeda SC ... helped lead Andromeda to USYS U17 national championship in 2008 ... club also earned a spot in the 2009 Dallas Cup XXX Super Group international competition ... Andromeda Academy also won conference championship in 2009 and advanced to regionals ... a member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Jon is the son of Daryl and Karolynn Smith ... major is civil engineering ... born Dec. 24, 1990.