24 Kevin Sweeney
24 Kevin Sweeney
Birth Date: 07/05/1983
Height: 6-1
Weight: 190
Year: Senior
Hometown: San Jose, Calif.
High School: Bellarmine
Position: Goalkeeper
College: Sq

AS A SENIOR IN 2005: Honorable mention all-WCC selection ... fifth team National Team of the Season by Top Drawer Soccer ... appeared in the last 16 matches of the season and started the last 15 in goal ... only allowed 11 goals in his 16 appearances ... named WCC Player of the Week after consecutive shutouts against San Francisco ... is ranked nationally in Saves percentage ... WCC Player of the Month for October ... registered a streak of four-straight shutouts and did not allow a goal for nearly 500 minutes during one stretch late in the season ... registerd seven saves against Florida International, San Francisco and Saint Mary's ... recorded a shutout against Ohio State in the NCAA first round.

AS A JUNIOR IN 2004: Returned to the team late in the season as a backup ... did not see game action.

2002-2003: Did not play in order to focus on electrical engineering studies.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2001: Redshirt season as a backup to Rusty Johnson and Steve Cronin.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2001 graduate of Bellarmine College Preparatory in San Jose, Calif... the San Jose, Calif. Native played for coaches Ed Sarrett and Pat Lowney in high school... was the netminder for Bellarmine when it set the Northern California state record for consecutive games unbeaten streak at 71... teams finished ranked No. 1 (2000) and No. 6 (2001) in the nation according to the Student Sports rankings... earned all-league honorable mention while at Bellarmine... club team made it to regionals twice, taking third one year and making it to the quarterfinals the other.

PERSONAL: Born July 5, 1983 in San Jose, Calif. ... parents are Kenneth Sweeney and Janis Valorie, both of whom are optometrists... younger brother Scott is a student at SCU... full name is Kevin James Sweeney ... major is electrical engineering.



Sweeney's Career Statistics


Year M-S Min. GA SV ShO GAA
2005 16-15 1409:12 11 69 8 0.70
Career 16-15 1409:12 11 69 8 0.70




Sweeney's Career Honors
TDS Fifth Team National Team of the Season 2005
All-WCC Honorable Mention 2005