Missouri States moves to 4-0-2; set for showdown with No. 11 UC Irvine on Friday
MSU Athletics Director's Honor Roll - Fall 2012, Spring 2012, Fall 2011
2012: Appeared in all but one of the Bears' 17 matches in 2012...Made his first career start at home against Evansville (Oct. 10)...Also earned a spot in the starting lineup at SIU Edwardsville (Oct. 13) and Central Arkansas (Oct. 17)...Recorded a season-high 79 minutes in his start against Central Arkansas...Tallied three shots on the year, one of which was on goal...Earned MVC Scholar-Athlete honorable mention status; Was one of two men's soccer student-athletes to boast a perfect 4.0 cumulative GPA.
2011: Saw action in five of Missouri State's 19 contests as a true freshman...Appeared in the first three matches against Belmont, Tulsa and Memphis; Also saw playing time in blowout wins over Oral Roberts (6-1) and UMKC (5-1)...Recorded a season-high 26 minutes at home against UMKC...Finished the season without a goal or assist.
Background: Was a four-year starer at Onslow College in Wellington, New Zealand...Won the Capital Championship his junior year...Served as captain for Onslow College and was selected as the team MVP in 2010...Started all 25 matches as a senior for Onslow and scored eight goals and 11 assists...Recorded 25 starts as a junior and put six into the back of the net with 11 assists.
Personal: Hayden Edward Sander is the son of Andrew and Carol Sander...Born on January 17, 1992 in Wellington, New Zealand...Currently undecided on a major.