XU Looks To Extend Winning Streak
Senior Defender Talks Mini-Musketeers, SAAC, Law School and Cooking.
Matt Walker Nets A Pair Of Goals In The Win
AWL Adopt A Class Visits Xavier
Musketeers Looking To Extend Unbeaten Streak
With the holiday season upon us, Xavier's athletic programs have been busy in the Cincinnati community. Members of the various teams describe just a handful of the projects and community service programs with which they are involved. And, the student-athletes discuss what it means to them to be able to give back to a community that provides so much for them.
Xavier men's soccer player Andy Kaplan has a bright future ahead of himself. The diminutive defender has already been accepted to one law school and has applications in to many other premier law schools around the country. Kaplan has also been on the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) for three years, where he has helped shaped the committee and developed several fundraisers. He even discusses his favorite hobby, cooking.
With the men's soccer season beginning this weekend what better team to feature for this week's Ask A Musketeer. Junior Andy Kaplan, a defensive midfielder for the two-time defending Atlantic 10 Champions, answers your questions.
Xavier found out it will be returning to the NCAA Tournament to face West Virginia for the second year.
The men's soccer team closes out its regular season schedule with a match against Dayton. Xavier is looking to secure a spot in the upcoming Atlantic 10 Championship next weekend.
AsA Sophomore (2011)
AsA Freshman (2010)
Before Xavier: Three-year starter forhigh schoolteam ... named to Second Team All-State and Academic All-State his senior year while leading his team to the State Finals ... played club soccer in the spring of 2009 with the Cutters '92 Red, coached by former Indiana University assistant Phil Presser ... played for the Hoosier FC 91-92 in the spring of 2010.
Personal: Parents are Stu and Masako ... majoring in Philosophy, Politics & The Public.