Reigning MVC Defensive Players of the Year James Fawke and Kelsey Fouch selected as Senior CLASS Award candidates
More than 200 MSU student-athletes recognized for academic excellence
Unanimous pick Cole Alexander and Andrew Riggs represent MSU on the first team
Sophomore James Fawke highlights Valley awards with second-team honor
The Braves capitalized on a botched clear to spoil Missouri State's MVC opener at home
· MSU Athletics Director's Honor Roll - Spring 2013, Spring 2012
2014: Played and started in 17 games for the Bears as a senior...Logged 1562 minutes, the fourth most on the team...Recorded seven shots on the year, including two at nationally ranked UAB (Sept. 23)...Eclipsed the 90 minute mark ten times, including playing the full 110 in double-overtime draws against UMKC (Sept. 6), Memphis (Sept. 14), Loyola (Oct. 18), and SIUE (Nov. 1)...Named to the MVC Preseason All-Conference team, All-MVC First Team, and MVC Scholar-Athlete First Team...Earned MVC All-Tournament accolades following Missouri State's run to the championship game...Recognized as MVC Defensive Player of the Week (Sept. 14) and SMU Invitational Co-MVP after the Bears went undefeated in the SMU Invitational...2014 Senior Class Award Candidate...NSCAA/Continental Tire All-West Region Second Team, NSCAA Scholar All-North/Central Region First Team, and NSCAA Scholar All-America Second Team.
2013: Started all 18 of the Bears' matches this year...Played the most minutes (1711) of any MSU player besides goalkeeper Trevor Spangenberg for the second consecutive season...Averaged over 95 minutes per game throughout the season...Missouri Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Year; The first Bears position player to receive the honor, with goalkeepers Mark Modersohn (1999) and Alex Riggs (2009) being the previous recipients...Second Team NSCAA Scholar All-America Selection...First Team All-MVC Selection...Missouri State Team Captain...Preseason All-Conference team...College Sports Madness First Team All-Conference selection...Named to the 2013 MVC Scholar-Athlete first team...NSCAA's NCAA Division 1 Men's All-Midwest Region First Team selection...NSCAA Scholar All-North/Central Region First Team Selection.
2012: Was one of four Bears to start all 17 matches this season...Played the most minutes (1561) of any MSU player besides goalkeeper Andrew Riggs...Anchored the MSU backline that tied a school record for fewest goals allowed in a single season (14)...Registered nine shots on the season, three of which were on goal...Led the Bears' defense to five consecutive shutouts from Aug. 28 - Sept. 9...Named Defensive MVP at the University of Central Arkansas Tournament...Earned co-MVP honors at the Dayton Marriott Classic...Also named to the all-tournament team at New Mexico's TLC Plumbing, Heating & Cooling Lobo Invitational...Earned all-MVC second team honors...Was one of three Bears to garner MVC Scholar-Athlete honorable mention accolades.