Matt Williams helps Dayton Dutch Lions FC to draw with LA Galaxy II.
Despite record, Dayes encouraged about future
2011: Played in just three matches due to injury ... made starts at Western Michigan (8/27), at USF (10/26) and versus St. John's (10/29) ... helped defense post shutout against No. 13/11 St. John's.
2010: Started all 19 matches at defender ... named to all-Ohio ... recorded an assist for one point ... finished third on the team in minutes with 1844 minutes ... helped rank UC ninth in the nation in goals-against-average and hold opponents to just 14 goals in 19 matches for a 0.68 GAA. Also was a part of a shutout streak of three matches that was a total of 383 consecutive minutes.
Prior to UC: Played in 14 matches at Graceland University ... scored three goals and added three assists ... missed four games due to injury.
High School: Attended St. Thomas Aquinas High School in Brampton, Ontario.
Club: Played for Vaughan S.C. ... won 2009 indoor Ontario Cup ... also captured indoor and outdoor Ontario Youth Soccer League titles ... played with provincial U-14 and U-16 teams that captured Canadian national championships ... spent time with the U-17 Canadian national team ... recently was called into U-20 Canadian national team camp.
Personal: Born Dec. 19, 1991 ... son of Gerry and Rose Thompson.
Academic Major: Business.