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2011-12 Men's Soccer
Yianni Sarris
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Yianni Sarris
Yianni Sarris

POS.MF
HT.5-9
WT.145
YR.Fr.
HOMETOWNMentor, Ohio
PREVIOUS SCHOOLCleveland Saint Ignatius HS

As A Freshman (2011)
Game-By-Game Stats
Appeared in 19 contests at midfield … helped the Eagles to a 12-6-2 overall record while helping the program to its second consecutive Atlantic Sun regular season crown with a 7-1 league mark … contributed to all four shutouts on the year … finished the season with six points on a pair of goals and two assists … made his collegiate debut in the 3-1 season-opening loss to FAU (Aug. 26) … netted his first collegiate goal to level the game in the 1-1 draw with Portland (Sept. 2) … added an assist on the equalizer in the 1-1 draw with Washington (Sept. 4) … finished the Nike Portland Invitational with three points … tallied another game-winning assist in the 1-0 shutout at USC Upstate (Oct. 14) … scored the final goal in the 3-1 victory over Belmont (Oct. 23) … headed away a sure equalizer by sixth-seeded ETSU (Nov. 13) to preserve the 1-0 shutout of the Bucs in the A-Sun Championship final, helping the Green and Blue earn the A-Sun’s automatic berth into the NCAA Championship Tournament in their first year of postseason eligibility.

High School
A 2011 graduate of Saint Ignatius High School … played for coach Mike McLaughlin … earned All-American honors … won Ohio State Championship and National Championship in 2010 … also a state champion in the 2008 season … two-time academic honoree.

Personal
Born February 2, 1993 … sports management major … son of Nick and Elaine Sarris … has one sister, Yiannoula (16) … chose FGCU because it is giving him the best chance to succeed as an athlete, being ranked nationally, and also as a student in the classroom.