19 - Matt Sykes
Matt Sykes
Height: 5-9
Weight: 160
Year: JR
Hometown: Sheffield, England
High School: Dronfield Henry Fanshawe
Previous College: Loughborough College
Position: M
Last School: Loughborough
g 7
a 1
sh % .096
gw 1

2013: Finished the season with a team-high 15 points on seven goals and one assist... Was named to the Atlantic 10 All-Conference Second Team... Also landed a spot on College Sports Madness' All-Conference Team... Recorded his first career hat trick in URI's 3-1 victory over Bryant... Was named to the Ocean State Classic All-Tournament team... Scored the second goal of the game in Rhody's 2-0 win at Sacred Heart... Netted Rhody's lone goal at VCU... Scored his sixth goal of the season at UMass... Picked up his first assist against George Washington. 

2012: Finished second on the team in scoring with 12 points on four goals and a team-best four assists... Recorded two goals and an assist in URI's 4-4 draw with Bryant... Picked up an assist against No. 35 Northwestern... Scored the third goal of the game in Rhody's 3-1 win over Massachusetts... Recorded an assist against Saint Joseph's... Netted a PK at #18 Charlotte... Recorded an assist in URI's win over St. Bonaventure.

2011: Appeared and started in 17 of Rhode Island's 18 games... Was an Atlantic 10 All-Rookie selection and two-time A-10 Rookie of the Week honoree... Led the team in scoring with 10 points on three goals and four assists... Earned his first career point - an assist - in URI's season-opener at New Hampshire... Set up the game-winning goal in a 2-1 win at Harvard... Recorded his third assist of the season in a 2-1 win over Holy Cross... Scored both Rhody goals in a 2-1 win at St. Bonaventure... Netted the game-winner against Richmond... Recorded an assist against George Washington.

Before URI: Was member of the soccer team at Dronfield Henry Fanshawe School... Also played for the Nottingham Forest Academy... Helped lead his team to the 2010 FA Academy Premier League championship along with the National finals (Emirates Stadium).

Personal: Born May 23, 1992... Son of Cath and Dave Sykes... Has four siblings: Claire, Rich, Chris and Daniel... Majoring in Business.

Recent Games
Oct 25 George Washington L, 2-1
Oct 27 at Fordham L, 1-0
Nov 1 at George Mason L, 2-1
Nov 3 Duquesne L, 3-1
Nov 8 Saint Louis L, 5-0
Nov 10 Dayton L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 16 8
Games started 16 8
Goals 7 3
Assists 1 1
Points 15 7
Shots 73 32
Shot Pct .096 .094
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 1 0
Date Opponent Score g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 30 at Seton Hall L, 3-0 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 6 Providence L, 2-1 0 0 0 6 .000 0-0 0
Sep 8 Bryant W, 3-1 3 0 6 8 .375 0-0 1
Sep 13 at Stony Brook L, 1-0 0 0 0 5 .000 0-0 0
Sep 18 at New Hampshire L, 4-0 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 24 Boston College L, 3-0 0 0 0 7 .000 0-0 0
Sep 27 NJIT L, 1-0 0 0 0 8 .000 0-0 0
Oct 5 at Sacred Heart W, 2-0 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 0
Oct 13 at VCU L, 3-1 1 0 2 5 .200 0-0 0
Oct 20 at Massachusetts L, 3-1 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 0
Oct 25 George Washington L, 2-1 0 1 1 6 .000 0-0 0
Oct 27 at Fordham L, 1-0 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Nov 1 at George Mason L, 2-1 0 0 0 5 .000 0-0 0
Nov 3 Duquesne L, 3-1 1 0 2 6 .167 0-0 0
Nov 8 Saint Louis L, 5-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Nov 10 Dayton L, 3-0 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2011-12 17 17 .18 .24 .59 3.82 .046 1.94 .508
2012-13 17 17 .24 .24 .71 4.06 .058 1.47 .362
2013-14 16 16 .44 .06 .94 4.56 .096 1.50 .329
2014-15 21 20 .33 .29 .95 3.67 .091 1.19 .325
Total 71 70 .30 .21 .80 4.00 .074 1.51 .377
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2011-12 17 17 3 4 10 65 .046 33 .508 3 1 0-0 2
2012-13 17 17 4 4 12 69 .058 25 .362 2 1 2-2 0
2013-14 16 16 7 1 15 73 .096 24 .329 0 0 0-0 1
2014-15 21 20 7 6 20 77 .091 25 .325 4 0 1-3 3
Total 71 70 21 15 57 284 .074 107 .377 9 2 3-5 6
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 16 16 .44 .06 .94 4.56 .096 1.50 .329
Conference 8 8 .38 .12 .88 4.00 .094 1.12 .281
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -

Home 8 8 .50 .12 1.12 5.75 .087 1.62 .283
Away 8 8 .38 .00 .75 3.38 .111 1.38 .407
Neutral - - - - - - - - -

Wins 2 2 2.00 .00 4.00 5.50 .364 4.00 .727
Losses 14 14 .21 .07 .50 4.43 .048 1.14 .258

August 1 1 .00 .00 .00 2.00 .000 .00 .000
September 6 6 .50 .00 1.00 6.00 .083 2.17 .361
October 5 5 .60 .20 1.40 3.80 .158 1.20 .316
November 4 4 .25 .00 .50 4.00 .062 1.25 .312
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 16 16 7 1 15 73 .096 24 .329 0 0 0-0 1
Conference 8 8 3 1 7 32 .094 9 .281 0 0 0-0 0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -

Home 8 8 4 1 9 46 .087 13 .283 0 0 0-0 1
Away 8 8 3 0 6 27 .111 11 .407 0 0 0-0 0
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -

Wins 2 2 4 0 8 11 .364 8 .727 0 0 0-0 1
Losses 14 14 3 1 7 62 .048 16 .258 0 0 0-0 0

August 1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0
September 6 6 3 0 6 36 .083 13 .361 0 0 0-0 1
October 5 5 3 1 7 19 .158 6 .316 0 0 0-0 0
November 4 4 1 0 2 16 .062 5 .312 0 0 0-0 0