23 - Robbie Derschang
Robbie Derschang
Height: 6-0
Weight: 165
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Englewood, Colo.
High School: Cherry Creek HS/SMU
Position: MF
g 4
a 1
sh % .125
gw 3

Honors
All-MAC (First Team, 2013)

as a Senior (2013): Appeared in 20 matches, making 18 starts ... finished tied for third on the team with four goals and one assist ... recorded the first brace of his Zips career with a pair of goals in a gritty, 2-1 road win at Michigan (Nov. 5) ... it was the second straight match he had bagged the game-winning goal after also notching the decisive strike - and adding an assist - against Northern Illinois in a 2-1 result ... also recorded the game winner in a dramatic 2-1 victory at Western Michigan in the regular-season finale ... the victory against the Broncos clinched the MAC Regular Season championship for UA ... Derschang's game-winner at WMU came with just six minutes left in the second overtime period (104:00) ... named to the National Teams of the Week by Top Drawer Soccer (Nov. 5) and College Soccer News (Nov. 4) ... also earned MAC Player of the Week recognition on Nov. 4.

as a Junior (2012)
: Appeared in 18 matches, starting 12 ... started two games at striker and 10 at left back ... assisted a goal in his first game at Akron, helping the Zips to a 4-0 win over Florida Gulf Coast (Aug. 24) ... assisted the game-winning goal at Hartwick (Oct. 27) with the first of two helpers on the day ... flicked home the game-winning header at Michigan State (Oct. 31) ... also assisted one of five Akron goals in a shutout win against South Florida (Sept. 16).

Prior to Akron
: Top Drawer Soccer Freshman All-American and two-year starter at SMU ... helped lead the Mustangs to an overall record of 29-9-3 over two seasons ... advanced to the NCAA Tournament each year, including a trip to the NCAA quarterfinals in 2010 ... appeared in 37 games overall, earning 33 starts ... found the net six times, including a pair of game-winners, to go with six assists ... named to Conference USA All-Freshman team.

Prior to SMU: NSCAA High School All-American at Cherry Creek HS ... 35th-ranked recruit in the nation, according to Top Drawer Soccer, after scoring 36 goals and adding 33 assists over a four-year career ... 5A Colorado Player of the Year as a senior after scoring 21 goals and totalling eight assists ... two-time, first-team all-state selection ... named to the U.S. National team Pool at the Under-14, Under-15 and Under-17 levels and participated in the U.S. Under-17 residency program in 2008.

Personal: Born March 16, 1992 ... parents are Peter and Kathy Derschang ... has two older sisters; Allison and Megan ... Megan runs cross country for Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colo. ... sports management major.

Recent Games
Nov 6 Penn State W, 2-1
Nov 9 at Western Michigan W, 2-1
Nov 15 West Virginia W, 3-0
Nov 17 Western Michigan W, 4-1
Nov 21 Indiana W, 3-2
Nov 24 at Marquette L, 1-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 20 5
Games started 18 5
Goals 4 2
Assists 1 1
Points 9 5
Shots 32 11
Shot Pct .125 .182
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 3 2
Date Opponent Score g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 20 Marshall W, 4-1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Aug 24 at Saint Louis L, 2-0 - - - - - - -
Aug 30 at Col. of Charleston W, 2-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 1 vs. Furman W, 1-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 6 at St. John's (N.Y.) L, 2-1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 8 at Rutgers W, 2-1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 13 VCU L, 1-0 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 15 San Diego St. W, 2-1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 21 Bowling Green W, 1-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 24 Ohio State W, 1-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 29 at West Virginia W, 1-0 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Oct 5 Hartwick L, 2-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 9 at Cleveland State W, 2-1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 15 Wake Forest W, 1-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 18 at Buffalo W, 1-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 23 Michigan State T, 0-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Northern Illinois W, 2-1 1 1 3 5 .200 0-0 1
Oct 30 at Michigan W, 2-1 2 0 4 8 .250 0-0 1
Nov 6 Penn State W, 2-1 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
Nov 9 at Western Michigan W, 2-1 1 0 2 1 1.000 0-0 1
Nov 15 West Virginia W, 3-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Nov 17 Western Michigan W, 4-1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Nov 21 Indiana W, 3-2 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Nov 24 at Marquette L, 1-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2012-13 18 12 .06 .22 .33 .56 .100 .28 .500
2013-14 20 18 .20 .05 .45 1.60 .125 .75 .469
Total 38 30 .13 .13 .39 1.11 .119 .53 .476
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2012-13 18 12 1 4 6 10 .100 5 .500 2 0 0-0 1
2013-14 20 18 4 1 9 32 .125 15 .469 1 0 0-0 3
Total 38 30 5 5 15 42 .119 20 .476 3 0 0-0 4
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 20 18 .20 .05 .45 1.60 .125 .75 .469
Conference 5 5 .40 .20 1.00 2.20 .182 .60 .273
Exhibition 1 1 .00 .00 .00 1.00 .000 .00 .000

Home 11 11 .09 .09 .27 1.45 .062 .64 .438
Away 8 6 .38 .00 .75 2.00 .188 1.00 .500
Neutral 1 1 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -

Wins 16 15 .25 .06 .56 1.69 .148 .75 .444
Losses 4 3 .00 .00 .00 1.25 .000 .75 .600

August 1 - .00 .00 .00 1.00 .000 1.00 1.000
September 8 7 .00 .00 .00 1.25 .000 .50 .400
October 5 5 .60 .20 1.40 2.80 .214 1.40 .500
November 6 6 .17 .00 .33 1.17 .143 .50 .429
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 20 18 4 1 9 32 .125 15 .469 1 0 0-0 3
Conference 5 5 2 1 5 11 .182 3 .273 1 0 0-0 2
Exhibition 1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0

Home 11 11 1 1 3 16 .062 7 .438 0 0 0-0 1
Away 8 6 3 0 6 16 .188 8 .500 1 0 0-0 2
Neutral 1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0 0

Wins 16 15 4 1 9 27 .148 12 .444 1 0 0-0 3
Losses 4 3 0 0 0 5 .000 3 .600 0 0 0-0 0

August 1 - 0 0 0 1 .000 1 1.000 0 0 0-0 0
September 8 7 0 0 0 10 .000 4 .400 0 0 0-0 0
October 5 5 3 1 7 14 .214 7 .500 0 0 0-0 2
November 6 6 1 0 2 7 .143 3 .429 1 0 0-0 1