10 Christian Volesky
10 Christian Volesky
Height: 6-1
Weight: 185
Year: Senior
Hometown: Henderson, Nev.
High School: Foothill HS
Previous College: Denver
Position: F
Major: Business Communications
g 8
a 4
pts 20
gw 1

32nd pick in 2015 Major League Soccer SuperDraft by the Portland Timbers after earning MVP honors at the MLS combine.

Career: Appeared in 57 games...23 goals is 19th best all-time at SIUE...50 points is No. 27 on the all-time scoring list.

2014: NSCAA All-West Region first team selection...MVC Player of the Year...All-MVC first team selection for third consecutive season...Led SIUE and the MVC with 20 points coming on eight goals and four assists...First career game-winning goal came 10/4 vs. Bradley...Led the Cougars and the MVC with 66 shots and 41 shots on goal...Appeared in 20 games, making 19 starts.

2013: A First Team All-MVC performer for the second year in a row…Named MVC Player of the Week for the week of 9/2, along with being named to College Soccer News’ National Team of the Week…Started in 18 of SIUE’s 19 games as the team’s target forward…Led the team in scoring for the second straight season, finding the net six times…Also led the Cougars in points (12), shots (57), shots on goal (21), and game-winning goals (4)…Struck the game-winner in matches against Santa Clara (8/30), San Jose State (9/1), SMU (9/6), and Loyola (11/13)…Scored in each of the Cougars’ first three games of the season…Fired a season-high seven shots in three separate matches…Was on the preseason watch list of the MAC Hermann Trophy, the highest individual honor in men’s college soccer.

2012: Selected third team All-American by CollegeSportsMadness.com ... Tabbed first team NSCAA All-Region ... First team All-Missouri Valley Conference honoree ...Finished second in the MVC with nine goals, and tied for third in the conference for points with 18...Played in all 20 games for SIUE, and started 11...Led the Cougars with 23 shots on target...Second on the team with two game-winning goals...Struck for both of SIUE's goals in a 2-1 victory on Homecoming against Missouri State (10/13).

Previous: Scored team-best six goals and one assist during the 2011 season for the University of Denver ... Started eight games and appeared in 15 ... Second on the team in shots with 33 ... Scored two goals in double overtime victory over UNLV ... Finished tied for eighth in goals in the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation.

Prep: Led state of Nevada in scoring with 32 goals as a senior at Foothill High School ... Named Most Valuable Player of the Southeast Region ... Earned first team honors by All-Southern Nevada, All-Sunrise Region, and All-Southeast League ... Two-time team Most Valuable Player ... Three-time Scholar-Athlete Award winner ... Also played basketball for Foothill ... Played club soccer for Downtown Las Vegas Soccer club ... Led team to Rocky Mountain Showcase title and Nomads Championship ... Won Nevada state championship four times ... Has trained in Brazil ... Parents are Wayne and Robin Volesky.

CAREER STATISTICS
OFFENSE GP      GS      G       A       Pts     Shots   Shot%   SOG     SOG%    GW      PK-Att
2012    20      11      9       0       18      48      .188    23      .479    2       0-0
2013    18      18      6       0       12      57      .105    21      .368    4       0-0
TOTAL   38      29      15      0       30      105     .143    44      .419    6       0-0

SINGLE-GAME HIGHS:
Points: 4, at San Jose State -- Sept 1, 2013 
Goals: 2, at San Jose State -- Sept 1, 2013 
Shots: 7, at Santa Clara -- Aug 30, 2013 ; at Louisville -- Sep 24, 2013 ; at San Jose State -- Sept 1, 2013 
Recent Games
Nov 4 at Eastern Illinois W, 4-3
Nov 8 at Loyola L, 1-0
Nov 14 at Bradley W, 2-1
Nov 16 vs. Missouri State W, 1-0
Nov 20 at Northwestern W, 1-0
Nov 23 at California L, 1-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 20 6
Games started 19 5
Goals 8 3
Assists 4 2
Points 20 8
Shots 66 18
Shot Pct .121 .167
Penalty kicks 0-2 0-0
Game-winning goals 1 1
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 15 Oakland W, 3-1 - - - - - - - -
Aug 22 at IUPUI W, 2-0 - - - - - - - -
Aug 29 Virginia Tech L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Aug 31 Tulsa L, 2-1 1 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 0
Sep 3 at Memphis L, 2-1 1 1 0 2 5 .200 0-0 0
Sep 6 Butler T, 1-1 1 1 0 2 6 .167 0-1 0
Sep 10 at UMKC L, 2-1 1 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 0
Sep 13 DePaul T, 1-1 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 19 at Stanford L, 2-1 1 0 1 1 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 21 at California L, 2-1 1 1 0 2 6 .167 0-1 0
Sep 29 at Evansville W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Oct 4 Bradley W, 2-0 1 1 1 3 3 .333 0-0 1
Oct 11 at Central Arkansas W, 3-1 1 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
Oct 18 Drake W, 4-0 1 1 1 3 3 .333 0-0 0
Oct 22 at Northern Illinois L, 4-1 - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Louisville T, 0-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Nov 1 Missouri State T, 1-1 1 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 0
Nov 4 at Eastern Illinois W, 4-3 1 0 1 1 3 .000 0-0 0
Nov 8 at Loyola L, 1-0 - 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Nov 14 at Bradley W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Nov 16 vs. Missouri State W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 6 .000 0-0 0
Nov 20 at Northwestern W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Nov 23 at California L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2012-13 20 11 .45 .00 .90 2.40 .188 1.15 .479
2013-14 18 18 .33 .00 .67 3.17 .105 1.17 .368
2014-15 20 19 .40 .20 1.00 3.30 .121 2.05 .621
Total 58 48 .40 .07 .86 2.95 .135 1.47 .497
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2012-13 20 11 9 0 18 48 .188 23 .479 1 0 0-0 2
2013-14 18 18 6 0 12 57 .105 21 .368 2 1 0-0 4
2014-15 20 19 8 4 20 66 .121 41 .621 6 0 0-2 1
Total 58 48 23 4 50 171 .135 85 .497 9 1 0-2 7
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 20 19 .40 .20 1.00 3.30 .121 2.05 .621
Conference 6 5 .50 .33 1.33 3.00 .167 2.00 .667
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 7 7 .71 .29 1.71 3.29 .217 2.29 .696
Away 12 11 .25 .17 .67 3.08 .081 1.83 .595
Neutral 1 1 .00 .00 .00 6.00 .000 3.00 .500
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Wins 8 8 .25 .38 .88 3.50 .071 2.38 .679
Losses 8 7 .50 .13 1.13 3.00 .167 1.75 .583
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August 2 2 .50 .00 1.00 2.50 .200 1.00 .400
September 7 7 .57 .14 1.29 4.00 .143 2.57 .643
October 4 4 .50 .50 1.50 3.00 .167 2.25 .750
November 7 6 .14 .14 .43 3.00 .048 1.71 .571
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 20 19 8 4 20 66 .121 41 .621 6 0 0-2 1
Conference 6 5 3 2 8 18 .167 12 .667 2 0 0-0 1
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Home 7 7 5 2 12 23 .217 16 .696 3 0 0-1 1
Away 12 11 3 2 8 37 .081 22 .595 3 0 0-1 0
Neutral 1 1 0 0 0 6 .000 3 .500 0 0 0-0 0
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Wins 8 8 2 3 7 28 .071 19 .679 2 0 0-0 1
Losses 8 7 4 1 9 24 .167 14 .583 3 0 0-1 0
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August 2 2 1 0 2 5 .200 2 .400 1 0 0-0 0
September 7 7 4 1 9 28 .143 18 .643 3 0 0-2 0
October 4 4 2 2 6 12 .167 9 .750 1 0 0-0 1
November 7 6 1 1 3 21 .048 12 .571 1 0 0-0 0