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#18 - Jon Obial
2007-08 Men's Soccer
POS.
MF
HT.
5'8"
WT.
130
YR.
Fr.
HOMETOWN
Cincinnati, Ohio
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Turpin
Jon Obial
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.

Personal: 
Jon is the son of Drew and Leah Gates ... undecided upon major ... born January 11, 1989.
M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler