Matt Vasquenza

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Matt Vasquenza

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
East Hampton, Conn.

High School:
East Hampton HS

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 155

Position:
F

Last Club:
Oakwood Soccer Club USSDA


11/01/2014

No. 9 Men's Soccer Downs Villanova, 3-0

Musketeers' senior class becomes winningest in school history

As A Freshman (2014)

  • NSCAA/Continental Tire All-Great Lakes Region Second Team
  • BIG EAST All-Rookie Team
  • 3x BIG EAST Rookie of the Week (9/8, 10/20, 11/10)
  • Top Drawer Soccer National Team of the Week (11/25)

Appeared in 23 matches with 16 starts as a top option at forward... team's second-leading scorer with 20 points (seven goals, six assists)... seven goals were tied for the team lead... scored first goals with a brace at Bradley in 4-2 win (9/4)... notched first assist vs. UC in 3-0 win (9/13)... put three shots on frame and scored first career game-winner in vs. St. John's (9/27) in BIG EAST debut... named to BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll (9/29)... put away match at Seton Hall with 81st minute score(10/11)... scored go-ahead goal in eventual draw vs. No. 6 Creighton (10/18)... collected three points in 2-0 win vs. Butler (11/7)... assisted on both scores in 2-1 win vs. Monmouth in the first home NCAA Tournament game in program history (11/20)... scored go-ahead goal in 29th minute of a 2-1 win vs. No. 5 Indiana in NCAA Tournament Second Round (11/23)...

High School
Ranked as a Top 150 recruit and No. 6 prospect in Northeast by TopDrawerSoccer ... US National Team U18 training camp August 2013 ... scored 15 goals in 25 games for Oakwood 2013, placing him amongst nation's leaders ... named to starting XI for US Soccers Eastern Conference team 2013 ... 1,000 point scorer during four-year high school basketball career.

Personal
Born January 6, 1996 ... son of Michael and Mary Lou Vasquenza ... attended CS 101 camp at Xavier ... also visited UConn and Providence.