27 - Ryan Masch
Ryan Masch
Height: 5-10
Weight: 150
Year: Freshman
Hometown: San Jose, Calif.
High School: Bellarmine Prep.
Position: Forward

2012 All-WCC Honorable Mention
2012 WCC All-Freshman Team
John Rennie/Nike Invitational All-Tournament Team (@ Duke, Sept. 2012)

FRESHMAN (2012):
Was terrifc in his first collegiate season, scoring five goals - three being game-winners ... was both an All-WCC Honorable Mention and WCC All-Freshman Team award-winner ... was tabbed as an All-Tournament Team honoree at the Duke Invitational (Sept. 3) ... one of just three Broncos to start in all 19 games ... drilled-in the game-winning goal in the Broncos 2-1 victory at Duke (Aug. 31) ... Masch scored both of the Broncos' goals in a 2-1 win at Stanford (Sept. 16) and was named the WCC Player of the Week (Sept. 17) ... distributed an assist in SCU's 2-0 WCC-opening victory over San Diego (Sept. 28) ... netted goals in back-to-back WCC games, first the game-winner at Gonzaga (Oct. 28) and scored again vs. Portland (Oct. 26) ... he totaled a season-best four shots twice, first vs. Portland (Oct. 26) and again at St. Mary's (Oct. 31) ... his 29 shots on the year ranked second on the team.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Attended nearby Bellarmine College Prep … played soccer for the De Anza Force club program alongside a number of current SCU teammates … ranked as a four-star prep recruit by TopDrawerSoccer.com … 2011 NSCAA Boys Youth All-America Team pick … helped De Anza take seventh place at the 2011-12 Development Academy Finals Week in Houston … named to the San Jose Earthquakes Generation adidas Cup U-17 roster … has extensive experience playing within the U.S. Soccer Development Academy, beginning on the U15/16 squad … also part of the District II NorCal ODP side, California ODP and Region IV OPD … played with SCU classmates Jared Hegardt and Kendall McIntosh in the US National Team system.

PERSONAL: Born in San Jose, Calif. … son of Charles and Sharon Masch … older brother, Eric, was an all-conference soccer player and student-athlete at Santa Clara, graduating in 2012 … also has one sister, Lauren … studying in SCU’s Leavey School of Business.