Tom Serratore

#00 Tom Serratore

Pos. GK
Ht. 5-9
Wt. 170
Yr. Sr./Jr.
Hometown Tinley Park, Ill.
High School (Prev. School) Andrew

2013: Started 14 times in goal for the Crusaders as a junior ... posted a 1.13 goals against average on the season, earning three wins and four draws while recording four clean sheets ... ranked third in the league in shutouts, fourth in GAA and fourth in saves/game (3.71) ... opened season with first career shutout in scoreless draw at Jacksonville Aug. 30 ... made season-high eight saves against the Dolphins as well ... earned results in each of his first four starts (1-0-3) ... earned first career win Sept. 13 against IUPUI ... registered three clean sheets in Horizon League play - Oct. 5 at Green Bay (0-0), Nov. 2 at Cleveland State (1-0) and Nov. 9 against Detroit (1-0) ... member of the Horizon League Academic All-League squad ... earned a spot on the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll.

2012: Appeared in two games including one start for the Brown and Gold...recorded a 0.79 goals against average...graced the cover of the Summer 2013 NCAA Champions Magazine for his spearheading the St. Baldrick's Fundraiser which benefits cancer research ... spent summer of 2013 playing for the Chicago Fire u23's.

2011: Redshirted to maintain three years of eligibility ... trained with the Chicago Fire PDL and Super-20 sides during the summer of 2012.

2010: Played with the Crusader reserve side in first season with the Valpo men's soccer program ... played with U19 Chicago Fire Premier squad during the summer of 2011 ... team won USYSA Illinois State Cup and Midwest Regional before finishing as runner-up at nationals ... also played with Chicago Fire Premier Super-20s and NPSL.

Prep: A three-year letterwinner for the Thunderbolts ... a three-time All-Conference and All-Area selection ... named team MVP as a senior ... holds school records for career (21) and consecutive (6) shutouts ... also earned two letters in football as a kicker ... won two national championships as a member of the Chicago Magic club side, where he played for nine years ... won another national title with the Illinois ODP program ... currently plays for the Chicago Fire Development Academy under coach Sole Antonijevic, father of Crusader midfielder Stefan Antonijevic ... a member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Tom is the son of Anthony and Carol Serratore ... majors are secondary education and physical education, with a minor in special education ... born Sept. 27, 1991.