Men's Soccer 2013 – Player Profile

Matko Novak

Matko Novak – 4

Year: Senior

Major: Sports Management

Height: 5-10

Position: M

High School: IV. Gimnazija Zagreb

Hometown: Zagreb, Croatia

Awards: 2012: Wilmington Academic All-Star


Biography

2012 (Junior): Started all 20 games in the midfield as a junior in 2012... tallied a pair of goals on 23 shots, none bigger than the team’s first goal of the second half in the CACC Quarterfinal contest at Bloomfield, a 3-2 victory... also scored the team’s fourth goal against No. 3 Franklin Pierce on September 8 at the WU Athletics Complex... he was a Wilmington University Academic All-Star at the annual athletics banquet.

2011 (Sophomore): Played in 18 of the team’s 19 contests as a first-year players, earning 17 starts in the midfield... scored a pair of goals on the year... his first goal of the season was the team’s first on September 14 against Philadelphia, a 2-0 victory at home... also scored the team’s first goal in the 65th minute against Bridgeport on September 29

At Burlington CC: Played one season, 2010, at Burlington County College – helped team to a 11-4-1 overall record – scored two goals and added 10 assists for 14 points

High School: Played soccer at IV. Gimnazija Zagreb in Zagreb, Croatia

Personal: Matko Novak – majoring in sports management at Wilmington University – from Zagreb, Croatia – ultimate achievement will be providing for his family – favorite cartoon character is Scooby Doo

Season

GP-GS

G

A

Pts

SH

Shot%

SOG

SOG%

GW

PK-Att

2011

18-17

2

0

4

14

.143

3

.214

1

0-0

2012

20-20

2

0

4

23

.087

9

.391

0

0-0

Total

38-37

4

0

8

27

.108

12

.324

1

0-0