Lynd earns second All-ACC Academic selection
Pitt and Blue Devils square off in the Panthers’ final home game
Pitt and the Crimson meet for the first time
Dan Lynd recorded his 13th career shutout
Pitt notched its first shutout of the 2015 campaign
PITTSBURGH - After 105 scoreless minutes, the Pitt men's soccer team (4-2-1, 0-2-0 ACC) defeated the Robert Morris Colonials (4-3-0) in double overtime, 1-0, thanks to a header from freshman forward Tobias Marshall-Heyman Tuesday night at Ambrose Urbanic Field.
The Pitt men's soccer team took down the California (Pa.) Vulcans, 3-0, in its final exhibition game of preseason on Sunday, Aug. 23, at Ambrose Urbanic Field.
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2015: Recorded a shot in each match against Niagra, VMI and North Carolina ... Contributed to the Panthers’ first win of the season at Lehigh … Tallied his first start of the year in the season opener against Lafayette.
Played in seven games and started in five, missing the last seven due to injury ... Recorded two assists on the season, good for second on the team ... Contributed to two shutouts on the year ...Made first stint off the bench at William & Mary ... Started first game of the season versus Lafayette and took two shots ... Assisted on the game-tying goal against NC State for his first career point ... Played the entire 110 minutes in both games against Lafayette and NC State ... Dished out his second assist of the season at Robert Morris.
2013: Played in two matches this year, earning one start at Virginia (Oct. 4)...received a student-athlete academic Blue Award for a 3.0 or higher GPA.
2012: Saw action in four contests this season.
High School: Played at Lampeter-Strasburg High School in Lampeter, Pa. ... team captain during senior season, while named team MVP at conclusion of year ... selected a Lancaster-Lebanon League All-Star ... also tabbed to conference All-Academic team ... tallied four goals and three assists as a senior ... played in Central PA All-Star game and the Lancaster-Lebanon League All-Star contest ... had two goals and an assist junior season in leading Pioneers to 14 wins and the district quarterfinals ... played club soccer for PA Classics and in the 2011 AC Milan Continental Cup... was 2011 Kirkwood Champion ... was president of the Lampeter-Strasburg Ski and Snowboard Club.
Personal: Son of Greg and Lisa Wright ... has a younger brother, Matthew ... hopes to major in biological engineering.