14 - Eric Stevenson
Eric Stevenson
Height: 5-8
Weight: 145
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Columbus, Ohio
High School: Worthington Christian
Position: MF
Major: Business Administration

All-Great Lakes Region (Third Team, 2013)
2x All-MAC (First Team, 2013; Second Team, 2012)

as a Senior (2013):
All-Great Lakes Region Third Team honoree ... also earned All-MAC First Team honors ... appeared in 22 games, making 21 starts ... finished third on the team with five goals, including a pair of game winners ... also tied for second with five assists ... paced the club with 76 shots and 26 shots on goal ... earned MAC All-Tournament Team honors after fueling the Zips attack with two goals and an assist during the MAC Tournament ... scored both goals, including the game-winner, in a 3-0 rout of West Virginia (Nov. 15) in the MAC semifinals ... added an assist in UA's 4-1 win over Western Michigan in the championship match ... also completed the brace in a 2-1, double overtime victory against San Diego State (Sept. 15) ... his decisive strike against the Aztecs came in the 105th minute ... also assisted game-winning goals at West Virginia (Sept. 29) during the regular season, against Bowling Green (Sept. 21) and the College of Charleston (Aug. 30) ... notched helpers at Rutgers (Sept. 8) and Western Michigan (Nov. 16) in the MAC Championship match.

as a Junior (2012):
Named to All-MAC Second Team ... started all 22 matches at either forward or midfield ... enjoyed a break out season, posting career highs in just about every catergory, inlcuding goals (7), assists (5), starts (22), shots (82) and minutes played (1,806) ... found the back of the net twice and added an assist against Florida Atlantic (Oct. 5) ... finished second on the team with three game-winning goals ... recorded the decisive strikes against Florida Gulf Coast (Aug. 24), Indiana (Sept. 7) and Hartwick (Oct. 27) ... also assisted game-winners against Penn State (Oct. 10) and Northern Illinois (Nov. 11) in the MAC Tournament Championship match ... finished with five assists overall and was third on the team with 19 points.

as a Sophomore (2011):
Appeared in 20 games, including 14 starts ... made 12 consecutive starts at left back from Sept. 3 to Oct. 21 ... recorded an assist against Bowling Green (Oct. 26).

as a Redshirt Freshman (2010): Appeared in 13 games, including starts at North Carolina (Sept. 3) and at Wake Forest (Sept. 5) ... scored the first goal of his career against the Tar Heels in UA's 3-0 win ... also recorded assists in wins against Michigan (Oct. 19) and Western Michigan (Nov. 14). 

as a Freshman (2009):

Prior to Akron: NSCAA High School All-American ... ranked 27th-best high school prospect in the nation by Top Drawer Soccer ... two-time Division III All-Ohio first team honoree ... member of the U-18 Columbus Crew Academy team ... led Worthington Christian High School to a Div. III state championship as a sophomore.

Personal: Born Aug. 30, 1990 ... parents are David and Paula Stevenson ... has three older brothers; Bill, Rob and Tim ... father, David, grew up in the Congo in the 1960's where his parents were missionaries ... David later played for the Ohio State men's soccer team in 1970-71 ... majoring in marketing.