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STA Alumni Shine At Collegiate Level

Posted January 5, 2023

One of the ambitions and Key Performance Indicators we have for demonstrating continued growth across the club is the impact of our alumni at the next level, especially the freshmen class.

With the 2022 College Season officially complete, it brings the club immense pride to look at what some of our former players have been able to accomplish and the programs they are able to be a part of.

Special Shout Outs to the following:

Individual Awards

Ryan Friedberg: Ivy League Rookie of the Year – Cornell University Men’s Soccer (#14 in nation)

Aoi Kataoka: A10 Rookie Team of the Year – George Washington University Women’s Soccer

Members of Nationally Ranked Programs

David Schuster: Division III National Champion – UChicago Men’s Soccer (#1 in nation)

Brian Babovic & Max Rokhsar: Division III Final Four – Stevens Men’s Soccer (#3 in nation)

Mackenzie Gress: B1G Tournament Champions – Penn State Women’s Soccer (#13 in nation)

Hayley Newman: Northwestern Women’s Soccer (#11 in nation)

Emerson Elgin: Division I Finalist – University of North Carolina (#2 in nation)


Stand Out Performance

Mathew Giraldo: NEC regular season and tournament champion for FDU Teaneck – scored two goals versus national powerhouse Maryland in NCAA tournament play.