#3 Garrett McLaughlin
|HOMETOWN (LAST SCHOOL)||Belton, Texas (Belton HS)|
2009:Second overall in the A-Sun in shots (59). …Second in A-Sun games only in both shots (29) and shots per game (3.22). …Scored one goal vs. Alabama A&M (9/20). …Team season high nine shots on goal in a game vs. UNC-Asheville (9/18). …Personal season high four shots on goal in a game, second highest on the team vs. UNC-Asheville (9/18). …Personal season high two points in a game vs. Alabama A&M (9/20). …Two assists, one each vs. UNC Asheville (9/18); at USC Upstate (11/1). …Team leader in shots (59) and tied for first in shots on goal (19). …Tied for third on the team in assists with three. …Fifth on team in points with four. ...One of three Bisons who played and started in all 19 games.
2008:One of three players to start all 21 games. …Scored one goal and added two assists for four points. …Scored on a penalty kick in 3-1 win at North Florida (10/21), his only penalty kick attempt of the season. …Assisted on the first goal of the season at Gardner-Webb (8/29) in a 4-0 win. …Assisted on the tying goal in semifinals of Atlantic Sun Tournament in penalty kick loss to Jacksonville at Stetson University in DeLand, Fla. (11/13). …Key part of Bisons defensive efforts, holding opponents to 41 goals this season, the lowest total in history of the program. …Eighth on team in shots with 24. …Also had six shots on goal.
2007:Set a new team record becoming the first freshman to play in 20 games. …Also started 19 games, another freshman record. …Scored game-winning goal in 2-1 decision at Gardner-Webb (10/7). …Second in shot percentage (.115). …Third on team in points (six). ...Third on team in goals (three). …Scored on goal in 4-3 loss to Georgia State (9/9). …Scored the tying goal in 3-2 win over Campbell (10/13). …Fifth on team in shots (28). …Fifth on team in shots on goal (10). …Second on team in shot percentage (.107). …Ninth on team in shots on goal percentage (.357).
High School: An All-District team selection in 2005 and 2006 . ... All-Region in 2006 as a defender at Belton High School in Belton, Texas. ...Captain of his 2007 team. ...Three-year letter winner in soccer. ...Also lettered in football in 2005 and 2006. I...n 2006 he was named Defensive Most Valuable Player in his district. ...Belton was the District and Area champion in 2006.
Personal: Parents are Lori and Travis McLaughlin.