11 - Mark Soares
Mark Soares
Height: 6-0
Weight: 180
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Foster City, Calif.
High School: St. Francis
Position: DR

AS A REDSHIRT JUNIOR IN 2009: Played in 34 matches and scored 17 times with 12 assists ... accumulated seven steals, two field blocks, four ejections drawn, and one 5-meter shot ... scored three goals in season opener against MIT (9/11) ... scored three goals in win over La Verne (10/2) ... scored one goal at No. 2 California (10/18) ... scored against California Baptist (10/24) in The Rodeo ... scored against No. 11 UC San Diego (11/7).

AS A JUNIOR IN 2008: Redshirted the season due to injury.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2007: 9/7 vs. Queens - Came off the bench and scored once on two attempts ... 9/8 vs. George Washington - Came off the bench but did not record any attempts ... 9/8 vs. Navy - Came off the bench and drew one kickout ... 9/9 vs. Princeton - DNP ... 9/9 vs. Gannon - Came off the bench and scored once on three attempts while notching a steal and surrendering one kickout ... 9/15 vs. UCLA - Came off the bench but did not record any attempts ... 9/15 vs. UC Davis - DNP ... 9/16 vs. Air Force - Came off the bench and drew one kickout ... 9/16 vs. UC Santa Cruz - Came off the bench and scored one goal on one attempt ... 9/20 vs. Fordham - DNP ... 9/22 vs. La Verne - Came off the bench and scored one goal on three attempts ... 9/22 vs. Redlands - Came off the bench and had one steal and surrendered a kickout ... 9/23 vs. Claremont - Came off the bench and attempted one shot ... 9/23 vs. Whittier - Came off the bench and and attempted one shot with two assists, a steal, and a kickout ... 9/29 vs. UC Davis - DNP ... 9/30 vs. UCLA - Came off the bench and scored one goal on one attempt ... 9/30 vs. Fresno Pacific - Came off the bench and scored one goal on three attempts while surrendering two kickouts ... 10/5 vs. Whittier - Came off the bench and scored one goal on one attempt with an assist ... 10/5 vs. Pomona - Came off the bench but did not attempt a shot ... 10/6 vs. Brown - DNP ... 10/6 vs. Cal Lutheran - DNP ... 10/14 vs. UC Santa Cruz - DNP ... 10/26 vs. LMU - DNP ... 10/28 vs. Cal - Came off the bench and scored one goal on one attempt ... 11/3 vs. UC Santa Cruz - Came off the bench but did not attempt a shot ... 11/4 vs. UC Davis - DNP ... 11/11 vs. Stanford - Came off the bench and scored once on two attempts ... 11/16 vs. Pomona (WWPA 1st round) - DNP ... 11/17 vs. LMU (WWPA semifinals) - Came off the bench and attempted one shot with an assist and a steal ... 11/18 vs. Air Force (WWPA 3rd place game) - DNP.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2006: 9/2 vs. Navy - DNP ... 9/2 vs. Bucknell - DNP ... 9/3 vs. George Washington - DNP ... 9/3 vs. Johns Hopkins - DNP ... 9/16 vs. USC - Came off the bench but did not record any attempts ... 9/16 vs. UC Santa Barbara - Came off the bench and had a steal ... 9/17 vs. Princeton - DNP ... 9/17 vs. Long Beach State - DNP ... 9/23 vs. Redlands - DNP ... 9/23 vs. Claremont - DNP ... 9/24 vs. Cal Lutheran - Came off the bench and notched an assist ... 9/24 vs. Whittier - Came off the bench but did not record any attempts ... 9/30 vs. Cal Baptist - DNP ... 10/1 vs. UC Davis - Came off the bench but did not record any attempts. 10/6 vs. Chapman - DNP ... 10/6 vs. Occidental - DNP ... 10/7 vs. La Verne - DNP ... 10/7 vs. Pomona-Pitzer - DNP ... 10/14 vs. UC Santa Cruz - DNP ... 10/21 vs. Loyola Marymount - DNP ... 10/28 vs. UC Davis - DNP ... 10/28 vs. UC San Diego - Came off the bench but did not record any attempts ... 10/29 vs. Air Force - DNP ... 11/4 vs. UC Santa Cruz - DNP ... 11/5 vs. California - Came off the bench and recorded one attempt ... 11/11 vs. Pacific - DNP ... 11/12 vs. Stanford - DNP ... WWPA Championships: 11/17 vs. Air Force - DNP ... 11/18 vs. UC San Diego - DNP ... 11/19 vs. UC Davis - DNP.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2006 graduate of St. Francis High School in Mountain View, Calif...In 2005 recognized as an All-WCAL Selection and All-CCS Honorable Mention...Led St. Francis Lancers with 55 goals and a 45% shooting percentage...A member of 2004 CCS Champions...Coached by Terry O'Donnell and Mitch Fulton (Water Polo) and by Ddave Knochehaur (Swimming).

PERSONAL: Parents are John and Suzanne Soares...Is teammates with older brother Daniel Soares...Enjoys all sports, and a bay-area sports fanatic including the San Francisco Giants and San Francisco 49ers...Also enjoys snowboarding.