|HOMETOWN||New Port Richey, Fla.|
|PREVIOUS SCHOOL||Mitchell HS|
At A Glance
Graduated among the program’s all-time leaders in 10 statistical categories … played in 73 games while starting 72 and clocking 6517 minutes, all of which top the all-time list … two-time team captain … also ranked seventh in points (15) and sixth in goals scored (7) ... named the 2012 FGCU Defensive MVP.
As A Redshirt Senior (2011)
Competed in all 20 matches at defense … headed a backline which posted four shutouts on the year, helping the Eagles to a 12-6-2 overall record while securing back-to-back Atlantic Sun regular season titles with a 7-1 league mark … finished the season with two points on one goal … led defense which tied for second in the A-Sun in goals allowed (23) and ranked third in goals against average (1.11) netted the Eagles' first goal of the season in the 3-1 loss against FAU (Aug. 26) … part of defensive effort in the 1-0 blanking of ETSU (Nov. 13) in the Atlantic Sun Championship final which sent the Eagles into the NCAA Tournament in their first year of postseason eligibility with an automatic berth ... named the FGCU Defensive MVP at the annual team awards banquet.
As A Senior (2010)
Utilized medical hardship… started a pair of contests and recorded one assist in the 2-1 season opening victory at then-No. 13 USF (Sept. 1) … member of team that recorded a perfect 9-0 A-Sun record, outscoring the opposition 26-2 and landed FGCU to its first A-Sun conference regular season championship … team also ranked as high as No. 19 and finished the season No. 20 according to Soccer America.
As A Junior (2009)
Appeared in 14 matches while starting 13 contests ... finished with six points on three goals, two game-winning goals, 13 shots, and five shots on goal ... helped a defense that finished first in the A-Sun in shutouts and second in goals against average (1.21) … aided the defensive unit that held six opponents scoreless ... played a season-high 110 minutes vs. Furman (Oct. 11) ... scored first goal on four shots at Jacksonville (Oct. 4) ... netted back-to-back game-winning goals against Mercer (Oct. 22) and Campbell (Oct. 24) ... assisted the defensive wall in ending Campbell’s 18-game conference unbeaten streak (Oct. 24) … earned A-Sun Player of the Week honors for his play in the 2-1 victory over Mercer and 4-0 win against Campbell … aided the team to the first winning-season in program history, holding an 8-7-1 record and a 6-3-0 conference record .
As A Sophomore (2008)
Started in all 18 games ... helped anchor a defensive unit that recorded four shutouts ... tallied 14 shots and three shots on goal ... fired at least one shot in nine contests … recorded two shots on goal in a 2-1 defeat at Seattle (Sept. 12).
As A Freshman (2007)
Started all 19 games for the Eagles ... finished six points on three goals and 10 shots on goal ... recorded the first goal in program history off a penalty kick in his collegiate debut in the 3-2 victory over Coastal Carolina (Aug. 31) ... tallied four shots on goal in 3-2 win over Georgia State (Sept. 14) ... netted a goal in the 2-2 draw with Campbell (Sept. 27) ... tallied his third goal on a penalty kick in the 2-1 loss at Stetson (Oct. 7).
Leading scorer for JV District Championship team as a freshman ... team's leading scorer and named All-Conference second team as a sophomore ... earned All-Conference first team and All-Academic Sunshine Athletic Conference honors as a junior ... named All-Conference first team, All-Academic Sunshine Athletic Conference and Offensive MVP as a senior ... member of the U17 CDL Champions ... Sun-Bowl semi-finalist ... Disney Showcase semi-finalists ... U17 Florida State Cup Champion ... U18 Atlanta Cup Champion.
Born December 28, 1988 ... business/marketing major ... son of Steve and Jean Koshko ... has one sister, Jamie.