15 Matt Preyss
15 Matt Preyss
Birth Date: 03/28/1989
Height: 6-3
Weight: 200
Year: Senior
Hometown: Chagrin Falls, Ohio
High School: Chagrin Falls
Position: D

 

CAREER STATISTICS
Year GP-GS Shots Goals GWG Assists Points
2007 13-0 13 0 0 0 0
2008 19-16 5 0 0 0 0
2009 20-20 17 1 0 1 3
2010 18-18 9 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 70-54 44 1 0 1 3

 

2010:
Was one of just five players to earn the start in each of URI's 18 games... Closed out his career with a streak of 54 consecutive starts.

2009:
Was one of just three Rams to earn the start in each of URI's 20 games... Finished the season with three points (1g/1a)... Recorded an assist in URI's 2-1 loss to No. 19 Boston University... Scored his first collegiate goal at Xavier.

2008:
Appeared in all 19 of URI's games, making 16 starts... Converted to the left back position after starting the season as a forward... Averaged 76 minutes per game.

2007:
Appeared in 13 games for the Rams... Made his collegiate debut in URI's season-opener at No. 15 Harvard on Sept. 1.

Before URI:
Was a team captain and three-year letterwinner at Chagrin Falls HS... Was named to the Ohio All-State Team and the Cleveland News Herald All-Star First Team in 2006... Was a three-time All-CVC selection and All-Greater Cleveland pick... Started in the Cleveland Coaches All-Star game as a senior... High school team won four-straight district championships as well as regional titles in 2005 and 2006... Finished runner-up in 2003... Ended his career at Chagrin Falls ranked sixth all-time with 36 goals and 20 assists... Helped lead club teams - Cleveland United and Cleveland Soccer Academy - to USYSA State Cup championships in 2002 and 2006, respectively.

Personal:
Born March 28, 1989... Son of Nancie and Jerry Pryess... Has three sisters, Kate, Rachel and Lauren, an All-American swimmer at Case Western Reserve, and a brother Ben, who was an All-America at the University of Chicago for Coach O'Connor... Has served in church ministries while playing soccer in Brazil and Japan... Majoring in Finance.