11 - Ricky Character
Ricky Character
Height: 5-9
Weight: 160
Year: Senior
Hometown: Memphis, Tenn.
High School: Christian Brothers
Position: Midfielder/Forward
Major: Finance

JUNIOR (2009): Started in eight straight gamesfrom Sept. 25 through Oct. 23 ... played a season-high 103 minutesat LMU (Oct. 16) ... redirected a loose ball in the box to set upteammate Eric Masch for a goal during SCU's win over ClevelandState (Sep. 5) ... appeared in 13 matches on the year making eightstarts.

SOPHOMORE (2008): Saw action in 12 games ...played 55 minutes against UIC (Sept. 1) ... attempted two shotsagainst UW-Milwaukee (Sept. 7) ... played an integral role againstSaint Mary's (Oct. 12) ... helped SCU to a 3-2 victory overPortland (Nov. 2).

RS FRESHMAN (2007): Made first careerappearance vs. Gonzaga on Oct. 21 ... made appearances as a subNov. 2 vs. San Diego and Nov. 4 vs. LMU... notched first assist vs.LMU ... scored first career goal on Nov. 11 vs. Saint Mary's ...made nine appearances this season ... appeared as a sub on Nov. 28vs. UCLA in NCAA second round ... played 19 minutes as a sub vs.Notre Dame in NCAA third round on Dec. 1.

FRESHMAN (2006): Redshirted the season ...attended training camp with United States U18 team at IMG Academiesin Bradenton, Fla. in March, 2007.

HIGH SCHOOL: 2006 graduate of ChristianBrothers High School in Memphis, Tenn. ... helped team reach statefinal in both junior and senior years ... team posted a 19-1 recordin senior year ... played for Rogerio Lima at Christian Brothers... named Best of the Preps in Memphis in senior year and earnedAll-Metro honors ... scored 20 goals and dished out seven assistsas a senior after scoring 11 goals as a junior ... member of RegionIII ODP Team in 2005 ... member of National Honor Society andNational Spanish Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Born on in Cleveland, Ohio ... son ofDerek and Ruby ... father is a pilot for Fed-Ex ... one brother,Devin, plays for Santa Clara also ... enjoys playing video games inspare time ... major is finance.