Jon Obial

#18 Jon Obial

Pos. MF
Ht. 5'8"
Wt. 130
Yr. Fr.
Hometown Cincinnati, Ohio
High School (Prev. School) Turpin
2007: Came off the bench to play in 14 matches as a freshman ... fired first career shot in debut at N.C. State Aug. 31 ... put a shot on frame Sept. 23 against Butler ... also attempted a shot Nov. 2 versus Cleveland State.

Prep:  A four-year letterwinner for the Spartans ... earned first team All-League and All-City honors as a senior ... also named to the Cincinnati Enquirer’s Cincinnati All-Star team ... received second team All-League accolades and honorable mention Cincinnati All-Star honors as a junior ... helped Spartans to regional semifinals in 2004 ... also earned one letter in tennis ... won State Cup championship with Cincinnati United Premier from 2005-2007 ... a member of National Honor Society.

Jon is the son of Drew and Leah Gates ... undecided upon major ... born January 11, 1989.