27 Ryan Masch
27 Ryan Masch
Height: 5-10
Weight: 150
Year: Freshman
Hometown: San Jose, Calif.
High School: Bellarmine Prep.
Position: Forward

2012 All-WCC Honorable Mention
2012 WCC All-Freshman Team
John Rennie/Nike Invitational All-Tournament Team (@ Duke, Sept. 2012)

FRESHMAN (2012):
Was terrifc in his first collegiate season, scoring five goals - three being game-winners ... was both an All-WCC Honorable Mention and WCC All-Freshman Team award-winner ... was tabbed as an All-Tournament Team honoree at the Duke Invitational (Sept. 3) ... one of just three Broncos to start in all 19 games ... drilled-in the game-winning goal in the Broncos 2-1 victory at Duke (Aug. 31) ... Masch scored both of the Broncos' goals in a 2-1 win at Stanford (Sept. 16) and was named the WCC Player of the Week (Sept. 17) ... distributed an assist in SCU's 2-0 WCC-opening victory over San Diego (Sept. 28) ... netted goals in back-to-back WCC games, first the game-winner at Gonzaga (Oct. 28) and scored again vs. Portland (Oct. 26) ... he totaled a season-best four shots twice, first vs. Portland (Oct. 26) and again at St. Mary's (Oct. 31) ... his 29 shots on the year ranked second on the team.

Attended nearby Bellarmine College Prep … played soccer for the De Anza Force club program alongside a number of current SCU teammates … ranked as a four-star prep recruit by TopDrawerSoccer.com … 2011 NSCAA Boys Youth All-America Team pick … helped De Anza take seventh place at the 2011-12 Development Academy Finals Week in Houston … named to the San Jose Earthquakes Generation adidas Cup U-17 roster … has extensive experience playing within the U.S. Soccer Development Academy, beginning on the U15/16 squad … also part of the District II NorCal ODP side, California ODP and Region IV OPD … played with SCU classmates Jared Hegardt and Kendall McIntosh in the US National Team system.

PERSONAL: Born in San Jose, Calif. … son of Charles and Sharon Masch … older brother, Eric, was an all-conference soccer player and student-athlete at Santa Clara, graduating in 2012 … also has one sister, Lauren … studying in SCU’s Leavey School of Business.