4 Cooper Bryant
4 Cooper Bryant
Height: 6-2
Weight: 185
Year: RS Senior
Hometown: Niederhausen-Oberseelbach, Ger
High School: General HH Arnold American
Position: D

 

Year

GP-GS

G

A

Pts

Shots

SOG

GW

2006

17-17

1

0

2

7

3

1

2007

16-16

0

0

0

4

1

0

2008

18-17

0

0

0

5

2

0

2009 19-19 0 0 0 6 1 0
               

Total

70-69

1

0

2

22

7

1

 

 

 

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2009: Selected to the NSCAA Mid-Atlantic All-Region Second Team, the second straight year he was recognized as all-region … first two-time all-region pick since Sal Caccavale in 2005-06 ... earned All-Patriot League First Team honors for the second consecutive season … served as a team captain ... named to the D.C. College Cup All-Tournament Team … selected as the Patriot League Defensive Player of the Week on 9/9 following his performance in the D.C. College Cup … started all 19 games … anchored a defense that allowed only 1.05 goals per game … tabbed as 2009 Patriot League Preseason Defensive Player of the Year ... selected to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll for the third time in his career.

2008: Named National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA)/adidas All-Mid-Atlantic Third Team ... earned as All-Patriot League First Team honors ... named team MVP ... recognized as Patriot League Brine Player of the Week on 10/20 for leading AU to wins versus Georgetown (10/14) and at Lehigh (10/18) ... team co-captain ... appeared in all 18 games, including 17 starts ... led a strong defensive unit that allowed 1.16 goals against average ... registered five shots ... named to Patriot League Academic Honor Roll for second time in career.

2007: Started in all 16 games he played ... named the Brine Patriot League Defender of the Week on Sept. 10 for orchestrating a defensive effort that allowed just one goal in 180 minutes of action and allowed just 12 shots in AU's 2-0 win over Princeton (9/7) and 2-1 victory over Bowling Green (9/9) ... fired four shots, putting one on goal.

2006: Anchored a defense that allowed just 28 goals all season ... provided a physical presence on corners ... played and started in 17 games ... was named Patriot League Brine Rookie of the Week on 10/17 for his efforts in leading a defense that gave up only two goals in 203 minutes and 16 shots on goal in two games at No. 6 West Virginia (10/11) and at Colgate (10/14) ... scored his first career goal and his first-ever game-winner with a tally in the 46th minute to give AU a 2-1 win over Loyola (9/10) ... named to Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

High School: Earned three letters in soccer ... named First Team All-Europe for high schools in 2004 ... high school team won European championship in 2003 and were the runners-up in 2001 ... named All-American while playing for the Region I ODP team in Chula Vista, Calif. ... named captain of his Europe ODP squad ... won a Belgian national championship playing with a D-II U-17 team.

Personal: Son of Karen and Orlan Bryant ... has two siblings, Amanda and Chris ... majoring in health promotion.