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1 Aaron Katsimpalis
1 - Aaron Katsimpalis
Height: 6-0
Weight: 180
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Harrison Township, Mich.
High School: L'Anse Creuse
Position: GK
gp 19
gs 19
min 1839:20
ga 13
gaa 0.64
sv 73

School Records:

  • Career: No. 3 in goals against average (0.74), No. 5 in shutouts (14), No. 9 in minutes (2,444)
  • Season: No. 1 in minutes (1,962 in 2018), T-No. 2 in shutouts (11), No. 7 in goals against average (0.78)

2019:

  • First Team All-UAA
  • UAA Athlete of the Week (Sept. 3, Sept. 23, Oct. 21)

2018:

  • USC Second Team All-Region
  • Second Team All-UAA
  • Started all 22 games in goal
  • Posted an 18-3-1 record with 76 saves, 0.78 goals against average and .817 save percentage
  • Tallied the second-most shutouts in school history with 11
  • Collected eight saves in a shutout win at Calvin
  • Made a career-high nine saves at North Park
  • Shut out five-straight opponents in September
  • UAA Athlete of the Week (Sept. 17, Sept. 24, Oct. 8)

2017:

  • Played in nine games with five starts
  • Compiled a 5-0 record with a 0.56 goals against average, three shutouts, 16 saves and an .842 save percentage on the season
  • Made four saves to pick up a shutout in his first collegiate start at NYU
  • Tallied three saves in a shutout at Brandeis
  • Collected two saves in a shutout of Capital in the NCAA Second Round
  • UAA Athlete of the Week (Oct. 30)

Personal:

  • Major: Creative Writing
  • Club team: Vardar Academy
  • Played for Vardar Academy for three seasons, where they qualified for the Academy Playoffs in 2015-16
  • Trained with Sheffield Wednesday and Doncaster Rovers in England
  • Three-star recruit on Top Drawer Soccer
  • Played two years of football in high school and one year of soccer at De La Salle Collegiate
  • Mac White All-Academic Team
  • All-Academic Macomb Area Conference (Football)
  • AP Scholar with Distinction
  • Keynote Speaker at Graduation Commencements, founder of LCHS Politics Club
Recent Games
Oct 23 Carthage T, 1-1
Nov 1 Case Western Reserve W, 1-0
Nov 3 Carnegie Mellon W, 1-0
Nov 9 Washington (Mo.) W, 3-0
Nov 15 vs. Dominican (Ill.) W, 4-1
Nov 16 vs. Ohio Wesleyan L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games played 19 7
Games started 19 7
Minutes 1839:20 646:47
Goals against 13 0
Goals-against average 0.64 0.00
Saves 73 26
Save pct .849 1.000
Wins 11 7
Losses 2 0
Ties 5 0
Shutouts 9/0 7/0
Date Opponent Score gs min ga gaa sv sv%
Aug 30 at Macalester T, 0-0 1 110:00 0 0.00 2 1.000
Sep 1 at #12 St. Thomas T, 0-0 1 110:00 0 0.00 2 1.000
Sep 7 #21 North Park W, 3-1 1 90:00 1 1.00 1 .500
Sep 10 at Hope W, 3-2 1 102:33 2 1.76 6 .750
Sep 13 Rowan T, 1-1 1 110:00 1 0.82 4 .800
Sep 17 at Wheaton (Ill.) T, 1-1 1 110:00 1 0.82 9 .900
Sep 20 at #9 Loras W, 2-1 1 90:00 1 1.00 7 .875
Sep 25 at #7 Calvin L, 2-1 1 90:00 2 2.00 2 .500
Sep 27 Kalamazoo   - - - - - -
Oct 1 Elmhurst W, 3-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 0 -
Oct 5 Emory W, 5-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 6 1.000
Oct 13 at Rochester (N.Y.) W, 2-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 4 1.000
Oct 18 at Brandeis W, 1-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 2 1.000
Oct 20 at New York U. W, 1-0 1 106:47 0 0.00 8 1.000
Oct 23 Carthage T, 1-1 1 110:00 1 0.82 9 .900
Nov 1 Case Western Reserve W, 1-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 3 1.000
Nov 3 Carnegie Mellon W, 1-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 1 1.000
Nov 9 Washington (Mo.) W, 3-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 2 1.000
Nov 15 vs. Dominican (Ill.) W, 4-1 1 90:00 1 1.00 3 .750
Nov 16 vs. Ohio Wesleyan L, 3-1 1 90:00 3 3.00 2 .400
  gp gs min/g ga/g gaa sv/g sv%
2017-18 9 5 53:33 .33 0.56 1.78 .842
2018-19 22 22 89:12 .77 0.78 3.45 .817
2019-20 19 19 96:48 .68 0.64 3.84 .849
Total 50 46 85:40 .66 0.69 3.30 .833
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
2017-18 9 5 481:58 3 0.56 16 .842 5 0 0 3/1
2018-19 22 22 1962:25 17 0.78 76 .817 18 3 1 10/1
2019-20 19 19 1839:20 13 0.64 73 .849 11 2 5 9/0
Total 50 46 4283:43 33 0.69 165 .833 34 5 6 22/2
  gp gs min/g ga/g gaa sv/g sv%
Total 19 19 96:48 .68 0.64 3.84 .849
Conference 7 7 92:24 .00 0.00 3.71 1.000
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - -
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Home 8 8 95:00 .38 0.36 3.25 .897
Away 9 9 99:56 .67 0.60 4.67 .875
Neutral 2 2 90:00 2.00 2.00 2.50 .556
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Wins 12 12 92:27 .42 0.41 3.58 .896
Losses 2 2 90:00 2.50 2.50 2.00 .444
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August 1 1 110:00 .00 0.00 2.00 1.000
September 7 7 100:22 1.14 1.02 4.43 .795
October 6 6 96:08 .17 0.16 4.83 .967
November 5 5 90:00 .80 0.80 2.20 .733
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
Total 19 19 1839:20 13 0.64 73 .849 11 2 5 9/0
Conference 7 7 646:47 0 0.00 26 1.000 7 0 0 7/0
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - - - - - 0/0
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Home 8 8 760:00 3 0.36 26 .897 6 0 2 5/0
Away 9 9 899:20 6 0.60 42 .875 5 1 3 4/0
Neutral 2 2 180:00 4 2.00 5 .556 0 1 0 0/0
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Wins 12 12 1109:20 5 0.41 43 .896 11 0 0 8/0
Losses 2 2 180:00 5 2.50 4 .444 0 2 0 0/0
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August 1 1 110:00 0 0.00 2 1.000 0 0 1 0/0
September 7 7 702:33 8 1.02 31 .795 3 1 3 1/0
October 6 6 576:47 1 0.16 29 .967 5 0 1 5/0
November 5 5 450:00 4 0.80 11 .733 3 1 0 3/0