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Shire Standnes
Shire Standnes

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Oslo, Norway

High School:
Bjerke Videregaaende Skole

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 185

Position:
F


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Senior (2008): Started 16 matches and played in 19...led FAU in goals (6), game-winning goals (2), shots on goal (20) and points (12)...contributed three goals to FAU's 5-1 win at Jacksonville (9/7)...scored two game-winning goals against Duke (10/14) and Bowling Green State (10/19)...the two game-winning goals earned MAC Co-Player of the Week recognition...also scored at North Carolina State (10/1)...efforts during the season moved or improved the top 10 all-time charts for shots, goals, game winning goals, and points for a career...selected to All-MAC second team and academic all-district second team.

Junior (2007): Played in 17 games and started 14 at forward...led Owls with 18 shots on goal and second on team with three assists...three of his four goals during the season were game-winners...had two assists in match with Florida International (11/4)...took six shots vs. Georgia State...named to Atlantic Soccer Conference first team...sits third on FAU all-time game-winning goals chart with 7...9th in FAU history with 88 shots taken and 52 games played in...third year to receive President's and Dean's list recognition.

Sophomore (2006): Appeared in all 17 matches with 14 starts...led team with six goals and 12 points...scored goals vs. Binghamton (9/10), NJIT (10/21), Howard (10/27), Philadelphia (2, 10/29) and in the Atlantic Soccer Conference final vs. Adelphi (11/5)...ASC Player of the Week (10/24)...named to ASC all-tournament team...second year to earn President's and Dean's lists recognition.

Freshman (2005): Saw action in all 18 matches, with nine starts...totaled five points...both scores against IPFW (9/4) and Alabama A&M (9/18) were game-winners...added an assist in competition with Xavier (9/16)...Atlantic Sun All-Academic team...made President's and Dean's lists.

High School: Played for Kjell-Sverre Hansen at Bjerke Videregående Skole.

Club Experience: Played for SF Grei Club under head coach Reidar Sovik and the Grorudden BK under head coach Rolf Teigen...was top goal scorer for both teams...played with former Owls Anders Granstad, Fredrik Stenrud and Andreas Heggelind.

Personal: International Business and Marketing major...born June 11, 1985 in Oslo, Norway...son of Abdullah Abdi and Veslemoy Standnes...enjoys reading, hiking, skiing, sports, video games, sleeping and eating...wants to start his own business working with developing countries and their evolving economies.

Career Stats
OFFENSE               GP    G    A  Pts Shots Shot%  GW
2005................  18    2    1    5    22  .091   2
2006................   8    2    0    4    14  .143   1
2007................  10    3    0    6    26  .115   2
2008................  19    6    0   12    39  .154   2
TOTAL...............  55   13    1   27   101  .129   7
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